openSUSE Security Update : libpng16 (openSUSE-SU-2015:0161-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 81063

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

libpng was updated to fix some security issues :

- CVE-2014-9495 [bnc#912076]: Heap-buffer overflow png_combine_row() with very wide interlaced images

- CVE-2015-0973 [bnc#912929]: overflow in png_read_IDAT_data

libpng is now also build with -DPNG_SAFE_LIMITS_SUPPORTED.

Solution

Update the affected libpng16 packages.

See Also

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-01/msg00084.html

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=912076

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=912929

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 81063

File Name: openSUSE-2015-79.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/01/29

Modified: 2015/03/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-16, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-16-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-16-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-16-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-compat-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-compat-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpng16-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9495, CVE-2015-0973