openSUSE Security Update : libpng14 (libpng14-5847)

high Nessus Plugin ID 75914


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A heap-based buffer overflow in libpng was fixed that could potentially be exploited by attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause an application to crash (CVE-2011-3026).


Update the affected libpng14 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75914

File Name: suse_11_4_libpng14-120220.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/20/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3026