openSUSE Security Update : libpng16 (openSUSE-2015-801)

high Nessus Plugin ID 87081
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VPR Score: 5.2


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The libpng16 package was updated to fix the following security issues :

- CVE-2015-8126: Fixed a buffer overflow vulnerabilities in png_get_PLTE/png_set_PLTE functions (bsc#954980).


Update the affected libpng16 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87081

File Name: openSUSE-2015-801.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/30/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS v2.0

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: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: 11/25/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8126