SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 9170)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This libpng update fixes the following two overflow security issues.

- Fixed integer overflow that could have lead to a
heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_sPLT() and
png_set_text_2(). (CVE-2013-7354). (bnc#873123)

- Fixed integer overflow that could have lead to a
heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_unknown_chunks().
(CVE-2013-7353). (bnc#873124)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873123
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873124
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-7353.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-7354.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9170.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74210 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7353
CVE-2013-7354

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