openSUSE Security Update : libpng-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0594-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49193


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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).


Update the affected libpng-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49193

File Name: suse_11_2_libpng-devel-100901.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/09/12

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: 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:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/01

Reference Information

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