openSUSE Security Update : libpng16 (openSUSE-2016-28)

High Nessus Plugin ID 88118

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2015-8126 Multiple buffer overflows in the png_set_PLTE and png_get_PLTE functions allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact [bsc#954980] This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected libpng16 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=954980

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88118

File Name: openSUSE-2016-28.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/01/25

Updated: 2016/03/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#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:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8126