Fedora Core 6 : libpng-1.2.10-10.fc6 (2007-734)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27634


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Thu Oct 18 2007 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 2:1.2.10-10

- Back-port critical fixes from libpng 1.2.22, primarily to fix CVE-2007-5269 Related: #324771

- Update License tag and some other obsolete bits in specfile

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected libpng, libpng-debuginfo and / or libpng-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27634

File Name: fedora_2007-734.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

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:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng-devel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5269

FEDORA: 2007-734

CWE: 20