Photon OS 2.0: Libpng PHSA-2019-2.0-0160

High Nessus Plugin ID 125395


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of the libpng package has been released.


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125395

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2019-2_0-0160_libpng.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/05/28

Updated: 2020/01/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11815

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:libpng, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/05/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-7317