DescriptionOff-by-one buffer overflow in pnmtopng before 2.39, when using the -alpha command line option (Alphas_Of_Color), allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNM file with exactly 256 colors.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2005:028, published Fri, 02 Dec 2005 15:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:21:31 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:32 2022