CVE-2017-8400 swftools


2017-12-29 22:43
2017-06-20 22:03
2017-06-18 07:52
2017-06-16 19:23
2017-05-31 05:03
2017-05-29 17:03
2017-05-14 05:03
2017-05-03 05:03
2017-05-02 09:03


In SWFTools 0.9.2, an out-of-bounds write of heap data can occur in the function png_load() in lib/png.c:755. This issue can be triggered by a malformed PNG file that is mishandled by png2swf. Attackers could exploit this issue for DoS; it might cause arbitrary code execution.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster swftools 0.9.2+git20130725-4.1
jessie swftools None
sid swftools 0.9.2+git20130725-4.1
stretch swftools 0.9.2+git20130725-4.1
wheezy swftools 0.9.2+ds1-3+deb7u1