SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 4948)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55896


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


This update of libpng12-0 fixes :

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

- unknown (unknown). (CVE-2009-5063: CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P))

- CVE-2011-2501: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Design Error (CWE-DesignError)

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

- CVE-2011-2691: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Other (CWE-Other)

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


Apply SAT patch number 4948.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55896

File Name: suse_11_libpng-devel-110802.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/18

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

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

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: 2011/08/02

Reference Information

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

CWE: 399