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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.892257
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for pngquant (DLA-2257-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'pngquant'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2257-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'pngquant'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2257-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was found that pngquant, a PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image
optimising utility, is susceptible to a buffer overflow write issue
triggered by a maliciously crafted png image, which could lead into
denial of service or other issues.

Affected Software/OS:
'pngquant' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
2.3.0-1+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your pngquant packages.

CVSS Score:
6.8

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-5735
http://sf.snu.ac.kr/gil.hur/publications/shovel.pdf
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/06/msg00028.html
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