Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libpng (MDKSA-2007:116)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A flaw how libpng handled malformed images was discovered. An attacker
able to create a carefully crafted PNG image could cause an
application linked with libpng to crash when the file was manipulated.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25440 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-116.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2445

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