openSUSE Security Update : libpng16 (openSUSE-2016-28)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2015-8126 Multiple buffer overflows in the
png_set_PLTE and png_get_PLTE functions allow remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact
[bsc#954980] This update was imported from the
SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libpng16 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88118 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8126

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