This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been found and corrected in libpng :
A heap-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way libpng
processed compressed chunks in PNG image files. An attacker could
create a specially crafted PNG image file that, when opened, could
cause an application using libpng to crash or, possibly, execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false