Memory Leak

Affecting libpng package, versions <0.0.0

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Overview

** DISPUTED ** png_create_info_struct in png.c in libpng 1.6.36 has a memory leak, as demonstrated by pngcp. NOTE: a third party has stated "I don't think it is libpng's job to free this buffer."

References

CVSS Score

6.5
low severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    None
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE
CVE-2019-6129
CWE
CWE-401
Snyk ID
SNYK-UBUNTU1604-LIBPNG-336837
Disclosed
11 Jan, 2019
Published
11 Jan, 2019