openSUSE Security Update : libpng12 (openSUSE-SU-2014:0618-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 75349


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This libpng12 update fixes the following two security issues.

- bnc#873123: Fixed integer overflow leading to a heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_sPLT() and png_set_text_2() (CVE-2013-7354).

- bnc#873124: Fixed integer overflow leading to a heap-based buffer overflow in png_set_unknown_chunks() (CVE-2013-7353).


Update the affected libpng12 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75349

File Name: openSUSE-2014-347.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


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: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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/28/2014

Reference Information

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