CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0728

• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Description
Buffer overflow in the progressive reader for libpng 1.2.x before 1.2.4, and 1.0.x before 1.0.14, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a PNG data stream that has more IDAT data than indicated by the IHDR chunk.
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Assigning CNA
N/A
Date Entry Created
20020723 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20020817-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Cox
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(3) Christey, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> CONECTIVA:CLA-2002:512
 Christey> DEBIAN:DSA-140
   Add libpng2, libpng3
 Christey> REDHAT:RHSA-2002:152 (per Mark Cox)
 Christey> Change desc: these are versions *before* 1.2.4, and *before* 1.0.14.
   REDHAT:RHSA-2002:151
 Christey> XF:libpng-datastream-bo(9744)
   URL:http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9744.php
   BID:5059
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5059
 Christey> CALDERA:CSSA-2002-042.0
   URL:ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2002-042.0.txt
 Frech> XF:libpng-progressive-reader-bo(9744)
 Christey> CALDERA:CSSA-2002-042.0
   URL:ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2002-042.0.txt

Proposed (Legacy)
20020726
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