FreeBSD : libpng denial-of-service (93)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: linux-png

See also :

http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120508
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-181.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/11505
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-60.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-61.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-62.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-63.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-64.html
http://www.osvdb.org/5726
http://www.samba.org/samba/whatsnew/samba-3.0.5.html
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/3a408f6f-9c52-11d8-9366-0020ed76ef5a.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 12563 (freebsd_libpng.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10244

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0421

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