FreeBSD Information for VU#368819

Double Free Bug in zlib Compression Library Corrupts malloc's Internal Data Structures

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

FreeBSD is not vulnerable, as the FreeBSD malloc implementation detects and complains about several programming errors including this kind of double free.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

FreeBSD has released FreeBSD Security Advisory FreeBSD-SA-02:18 to address this issue. For more information, please see