openSUSE 10 Security Update : gd (gd-3700)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27229


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a denial-of-service bug in libgd that can occur while processing crafted images. (CVE-2007-2756)


Update the affected gd packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27229

File Name: suse_gd-3700.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gd-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2756