openSUSE 10 Security Update : optipng (optipng-6290)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39361


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


OptiPNG contained a bug in the GIF handling code that allowed to use already freed ressources. CVE-2009-0749 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected optipng package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39361

File Name: suse_optipng-6290.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/06/11

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: 2009/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0749

CWE: 399