openSUSE Security Update : libpng-devel (libpng-devel-66)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted png files could overwrite arbitrary memory.
Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code
(CVE-2008-1382).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=378634

Solution :

Update the affected libpng-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40036 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1382

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