openSUSE Security Update : libpng14 (libpng14-4949)

high Nessus Plugin ID 75604
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of libpng14-14 fixes :

- CVE-2011-2501: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Design Error (CWE-DesignError)

- CVE-2011-2690: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

- CVE-2011-2691: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Other (CWE-Other)

- CVE-2011-2692: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

Solution

Update the affected libpng14 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=702578

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706387

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706388

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706389

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75604

File Name: suse_11_3_libpng14-110802.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-14-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-compat-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng14-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/2/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-6218, CVE-2009-5063, CVE-2011-2501, CVE-2011-2690, CVE-2011-2691, CVE-2011-2692

CWE: 399