openSUSE Security Update : libpng12 / libpng14 (openSUSE-2012-137)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 74559

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

libpng was prone to a heap based buffer overflow vulnerability (bnc#747311)

Solution

Update the affected libpng12 / libpng14 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747311

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74559

File Name: openSUSE-2012-137.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-0-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-compat-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-compat-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng12-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-compat-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-compat-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-devel-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/20/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/16/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3026