openSUSE 10 Security Update : optipng (optipng-6038)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35784


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted BMP files could overflow a buffer in optipng (CVE-2008-5101), specially crafted GIF files could crash optipng (CVE-2009-0749).


Update the affected optipng package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35784

File Name: suse_optipng-6038.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/03/06

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:optipng, 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: 2009/03/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5101, CVE-2009-0749

CWE: 119, 399