SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libjpeg (SAT Patch Number 6586)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64172


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update to libjpeg fixes a heap overflow in the JPEG decompression functions. (CVE-2012-2806)


Apply SAT patch number 6586.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64172

File Name: suse_11_jpeg-120724.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:jpeg, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libjpeg, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libjpeg-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/07/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2806