SuSE9 Security Update : libpng (YOU Patch Number 12599)

High Nessus Plugin ID 46247


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


Denial of service while decompressing a highly compressed huge ancillary chunk has been fixed in libpng. CVE-2010-0205 has been assigned.


Apply YOU patch number 12599.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 46247

File Name: suse9_12599.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/05/07

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

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: 2010/03/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0205

CWE: 399