libpng.org Information for VU#238678
The zlib compression library is vulnerable to a denial-of-service condition
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 01 Sep 2004
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 02 Sep 2004
Applications should upgrade to zlib-1.2.2 when it becomes available,or apply the [ZLib.org's] patch. If they are using shared libraries that is sufficient, but if they are using static libraries then they need to rebuild libpng and their applications with a patched static zlib.
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