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

high Nessus Plugin ID 50941

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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: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/2/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: 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: 9/1/2010

Reference Information

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