SuSE 10 Security Update : libpng (ZYPP Patch Number 7980)

high Nessus Plugin ID 58167

Synopsis

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

Description

A heap-based buffer overflow in libpng was fixed that could potentially be exploited by attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause an application to crash. (CVE-2011-3026)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 7980.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3026.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58167

File Name: suse_libpng-7980.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/29/2012

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/20/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3026