openSUSE Security Update : libpng-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0257-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 46355


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected libpng-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 46355

File Name: suse_11_1_libpng-devel-100318.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/05/18

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0205

CWE: 399