SuSE9 Security Update : libpng (YOU Patch Number 12815)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55895

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

This update of libpng fixes :

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C):
Resource Management Errors (CWE-399). (CVE-2008-6218)

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P):
Buffer Errors (CWE-119). (CVE-2011-2690)

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P):
Buffer Errors (CWE-119). (CVE-2011-2692)

Solution

Apply YOU patch number 12815.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-6218.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-5063.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2501.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2690.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2691.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2692.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55895

File Name: suse9_12815.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/18

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-6218, CVE-2009-5063, CVE-2011-2501, CVE-2011-2690, CVE-2011-2691, CVE-2011-2692

CWE: 399