openSUSE Security Update : libpng-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0257-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Denial of service while decompressing a highly compressed huge
ancillary chunk has been fixed in libpng. CVE-2010-0205 has been
assigned.

See also :

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=none
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-05/msg00017.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=580484

Solution :

Update the affected libpng-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46355 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0205

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