SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Numbers 3045 / 3046)

High Nessus Plugin ID 50941

Synopsis

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

Description

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)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 3045 / 3046 as appropriate.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=617866

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1205.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2249.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50941

File Name: suse_11_libpng-devel-100901.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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: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: 2010/09/01

Reference Information

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