DSA-1745 lcms -- several vulnerabilities
|ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7412||Date: (C)2009-12-15 (M)2017-11-27|
|Class: PATCH||Family: unix|
Several security issues have been discovered in lcms, a color management library. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: Chris Evans discovered that lcms is affected by a memory leak, which could result in a denial of service via specially crafted image files. Chris Evans discovered that lcms is prone to several integer overflows via specially crafted image files, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code. Chris Evans discovered the lack of upper-bounds check on sizes leading to a buffer overflow, which could be used to execute arbitrary code.