SuSE 11 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 638)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

A allocation mistake in libpng's pngread.c has been fixed.
(CVE-2009-0040)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=472745
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0040.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 638.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41425 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0040

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