SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libpng (SAT Patch Number 9170)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 74210

Synopsis

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

Description

This libpng update fixes the following two overflow security issues.

- Fixed integer overflow that could have lead to a heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_sPLT() and png_set_text_2(). (CVE-2013-7354). (bnc#873123)

- Fixed integer overflow that could have lead to a heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_unknown_chunks().
(CVE-2013-7353). (bnc#873124)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 9170.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873123

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873124

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-7353.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-7354.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74210

File Name: suse_11_libpng-devel-140428.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/28/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpng12-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libpng12-0-32bit, 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: 4/28/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7353, CVE-2013-7354