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Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2015 08:04:12 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <>
To: oss-security <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: Heap overflow and DoS with a tga file
 in gdk-pixbuf < 2.32.1

Can you please post more details, I know on our end there was some
confusion as to whether or not this is the same flaw or closely related to

On Thu, Oct 1, 2015 at 6:59 AM, Gustavo Grieco <>

> Hello,
> We found a heap overflow and a DoS in the gdk-pixbuf implementation
> triggered by the scaling of tga file. These issues are only fixed in the
> recent release of gdk-pixbuf 2.32.1 but affects older versions (we tested
> it in a fully updated Ubuntu 14.04).
> These issues were found using QuickFuzz.
> Regards,
> Gustavo.


Kurt Seifried -- Red Hat -- Product Security -- Cloud
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