openSUSE Security Update : libpng-devel (libpng-devel-455)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libpng fixes the function png_check_keyword() that
allowed setting arbitrary bytes in the process memory to 0.
(CVE-2008-5907)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=467308

Solution :

Update the affected libpng-devel packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40263 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5907

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