SuSE 10 Security Update : netpbm (ZYPP Patch Number 4688)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29506


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of netpbm fixes a security vulnerability in the included libjasper. This bug can be triggered while processing image files and can lead to remote code execution. (CVE-2007-2721)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4688.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29506

File Name: suse_libnetpbm-4688.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2721