Amazon Linux AMI : libpng (ALAS-2015-611)
High Nessus Plugin ID 87015
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in the png_set_PLTE and png_get_PLTE functions in libpng before 1.0.64, 1.1.x and 1.2.x before 1.2.54, 1.3.x and 1.4.x before 1.4.17, 1.5.x before 1.5.24, and 1.6.x before 1.6.19, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a small bit-depth value in an IHDR (aka image header) chunk in a PNG image (CVE-2015-8126).
SolutionRun 'yum update libpng' to update your system.