Fedora 7 : libpng-1.2.22-1.fc7 (2007-2666)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27787


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Thu Oct 18 2007 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 2:1.2.22-1

- Update to libpng 1.2.22, primarily to fix CVE-2007-5269 Related: #324771

- Update License tag

- Wed May 23 2007 Tom Lane <tgl at redhat.com> 2:1.2.16-2

- Add patch to fix CVE-2007-2445 Related: #239542

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Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27787

File Name: fedora_2007-2666.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2016/05/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng-static, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5269

BID: 25956

FEDORA: 2007-2666

CWE: 20