Fedora 15 : libpng10-1.0.57-1.fc15 (2012-2008)

high Nessus Plugin ID 58155
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update addresses an integer overflow in the libpng10 PNG library, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image is processed.

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 libpng10 package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=790737

http://www.nessus.org/u?8c9ee61f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58155

File Name: fedora_2012-2008.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/29/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng10, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/19/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3026

FEDORA: 2012-2008