SuSE9 Security Update : netpbm (YOU Patch Number 12588)

High Nessus Plugin ID 44998


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of netpbm fxes a stack-based buffer overflow that could be triggered while processing the contents of XPM headers in image files.
(CVE-2009-4274: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8 (moderate) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119))


Apply YOU patch number 12588.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 44998

File Name: suse9_12588.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/03/08

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2010/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4274

CWE: 119