SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libpng12-0 (SAT Patch Number 2473)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51621


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


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


Apply SAT patch number 2473.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51621

File Name: suse_11_libpng12-0-100319.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/21

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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: 2010/03/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0205

CWE: 399