openSUSE Security Update : gd (openSUSE-2019-1148)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 123777


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for gd fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-6977: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow the GD Graphics Library used in the imagecolormatch function (bsc#1123361).

- CVE-2019-6978: Fixed a double free in the gdImage*Ptr() functions (bsc#1123522).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected gd packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 123777

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1148.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/5/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgd3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgd3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgd3-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgd3-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/4/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/27/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6977, CVE-2019-6978