openSUSE 10 Security Update : libpng (libpng-3479)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27330


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Applications using libpng can crash if libpng is ask to process a grayscale image with a malformed (bad CRC) tRNS chunk. (CVE-2007-2445)


Update the affected libpng packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27330

File Name: suse_libpng-3479.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: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng-devel-32bit, 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: 2007/05/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2445