Fedora 9 : libpng-1.2.35-1.fc9 (2009-2128)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35746

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Fixes CVE-2009-0040

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.

Solution

Update the affected libpng package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=486355

http://www.nessus.org/u?0d766462

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35746

File Name: fedora_2009-2128.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/02/27

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0040

BID: 33827

FEDORA: 2009-2128

CWE: 94