Conectiva Information for VU#368819
Double Free Bug in zlib Compression Library Corrupts malloc's Internal Data Structures
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 18 Feb 2002
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 14 Jun 2002
Conectiva Linux supported versions (5.0, 5.1, 6.0, 7.0, ferramentas gráficas and ecoomerce) are affected by the zlib vulnerability. Updates will be sent to our security mailing lists and be available at our ftp site and mirrors. The updates will include a new version of zlib itself and also other packages which include their own version of zlib or are linked statically to the system-wide copy of zlib.
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
Conectiva has released Conectiva Linux Security Announcements CLSA-2002:469, CLSA-2002:492, and CLSA-2002:493 to address this vulnerability. For more information, please see
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