Upstream information

CVE-2008-5101 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in the BMP reader in OptiPNG 0.6 and 0.6.1 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted BMP image, related to an "array overflow."

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 447453 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • optipng-debuginfo >= 0.6.2-2.2
  • optipng-debugsource >= 0.6.2-2.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • optipng >= 0.6.2-2.2
openSUSE 11.1
  • optipng-debuginfo >= 0.6.1-10.3.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • optipng >= 0.6.1-10.3.1