CVE-2017-8401 swftools


2017-12-29 22:43
2017-06-20 22:03
2017-06-18 07:52
2017-06-16 19:23
2017-06-04 23:03
2017-05-14 05:03
2017-05-03 05:03
2017-05-02 09:03


In SWFTools 0.9.2, an out-of-bounds read of heap data can occur in the function png_load() in lib/png.c:724. This issue can be triggered by a malformed PNG file that is mishandled by png2swf. Attackers could exploit this issue for DoS.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster swftools None
jessie swftools None
sid swftools None
stretch swftools None
wheezy swftools 0.9.2+ds1-3+deb7u1