Debian Information for VU#368819
Double Free Bug in zlib Compression Library Corrupts malloc's Internal Data Structures
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 22 Feb 2002
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 18 Mar 2002
Users of Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 (potato) should upgrade to zlib version 1.1.3-5.1. More information is available at http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-122. Note that a few packages which include private copies of zlib will also need to be upgraded--more information is available at the above link.
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
Debian has released Debian Security Advisory DSA-122-1 to address this issue; for more information, please see