Memory Leak Affecting libpng1.6 package, versions *

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  • published

    11 Jan 2019

  • disclosed

    11 Jan 2019

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:10 libpng1.6.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream libpng1.6 package.

** 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."