SuSE 10 Security Update : libpng (ZYPP Patch Number 6003)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41547


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


A allocation mistake in libpng's pngread.c has been fixed.
CVE-2009-0040 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply ZYPP patch number 6003.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41547

File Name: suse_libpng-6003.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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: 2009/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0040

CWE: 94