USN-3410-1: GD library vulnerability
05 September 2017
GD library could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libgd2 - GD Graphics Library
It was discovered that the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) incorrectly handled
certain malformed PNG images. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause the GD Graphics Library
to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
- USN-3410-2: libgd2, libgd2-xpm, libgd-tools, libgd2-noxpm