openSUSE Security Update : libpng15 (openSUSE-2016-31)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2015-8126 Possible buffer overflow vulnerabilities
in png_get_PLTE and png_set_PLTE functions could cause a
denial of service (application crash) or possibly have
an unspecified impact [bsc#954980]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=954980

Solution :

Update the affected libpng15 packages.

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: 88121 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8126

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