SuSE9 Security Update : libpng (YOU Patch Number 12642)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49191


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


Specially crafted png files could cause crashes or even execution of arbitrary code in applications using libpng to process such files.
(CVE-2010-1205, CVE-2010-2249)


Apply YOU patch number 12642.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49191

File Name: suse9_12642.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/09/12

Modified: 2012/06/14

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: 2010/09/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1205, CVE-2010-2249