SuSE9 Security Update : libpng (YOU Patch Number 12815)

high Nessus Plugin ID 55895


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


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)


Apply YOU patch number 12815.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55895

File Name: suse9_12815.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/18/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

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: 8/3/2011

Reference Information

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

CWE: 399