SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 5857)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow in libpng was fixed that could
potentially be exploited by attackers to execute arbitrary code or
cause an application to crash. (CVE-2011-3026)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747311
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3026.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5857.

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: 58165 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3026

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