SuSE 10 Security Update : libpng (ZYPP Patch Number 7669)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55897


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update of libpng 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)

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


Apply ZYPP patch number 7669.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55897

File Name: suse_libpng-7669.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/18

Modified: 2016/12/22

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: 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-2011-2690, CVE-2011-2692

CWE: 399