Fedora 17 : libpng-1.5.9-1.fc17 (2012-3605)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58375


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Update to latest versions for minor security fixes

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.


Update the affected libpng package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58375

File Name: fedora_2012-3605.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/03/19

Updated: 2016/05/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3045

BID: 52453

FEDORA: 2012-3605