SuSE 11 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 2161)

high Nessus Plugin ID 50940

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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

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

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 2161.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=580484

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0205.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50940

File Name: suse_11_libpng-devel-100319.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/2/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpng-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpng12-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpng12-0-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/19/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0205

CWE: 399