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

High Nessus Plugin ID 50941


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


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 SAT patch number 3045 / 3046 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50941

File Name: suse_11_libpng-devel-100901.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: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