SSA-2007-325-01a libpng for Slackware 10.1 and 10.2

medium Nessus Plugin ID 28296
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Synopsis

The remote host is missing the SSA-2007-325-01a security update

Description

New libpng packages are available for Slackware 10.1 and 10.2 that were left out of the last batch of updates. These fix the same security problems as the other 1.2.23 upgrades.

More details about these issues may be found in the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-5266 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-5267 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-5268 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-5269

Solution

Update the packages that are referenced in the security advisory.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28296

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2007-325-01a.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Published: 11/26/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5266, CVE-2007-5267, CVE-2007-5268, CVE-2007-5269

CWE: 20, 189

SSA: 2007-325-01a