openSUSE 10 Security Update : libpng (libpng-4628)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 28326


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Speciall crafted png files could crash applications when attempting to open such a file (CVE-2007-5269).


Update the affected libpng packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 28326

File Name: suse_libpng-4628.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/26

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:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5269

CWE: 20