openSUSE Security Update : libpng15 (openSUSE-2017-477)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libpng15 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2015-8540: read underflow in libpng (bsc#958791)

- CVE-2016-10087: NULL pointer dereference in
png_set_text_2() (bsc#1017646)

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017646
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=958791

Solution :

Update the affected libpng15 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99428 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8540
CVE-2016-10087

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