Fedora 14 : mingw32-libpng-1.4.8-1.fc14 (2011-10954)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 55989
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to MinGW cross compiled libpng 1.4.8, includes fixes for CVE-2011-2690 and CVE-2011-2692.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected mingw32-libpng package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=720607

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=720612

http://www.nessus.org/u?e141cab2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55989

File Name: fedora_2011-10954.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/29/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mingw32-libpng, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/17/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2690, CVE-2011-2692

BID: 48618, 48660

FEDORA: 2011-10954