Debian LTS: DLA-2257-1: pngquant security update

    Date 28 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was found that pngquant, a PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising utility, is susceptible to a buffer overflow write issue triggered by a maliciously crafted png image, which could lead into
    
    Package        : pngquant
    Version        : 2.3.0-1+deb8u1
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5735
    
    
    It was found that pngquant, a PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image 
    optimising utility, is susceptible to a buffer overflow write issue 
    triggered by a maliciously crafted png image, which could lead into 
    denial of service or other issues.
    
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    2.3.0-1+deb8u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your pngquant packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
    

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