Fedora 23 : libpng-1.6.17-4.fc23 (2015-5e52306c9c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 89252

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2015-8126 (#1281757, #1281756). Proper patch

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected libpng package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1281756

http://www.nessus.org/u?292474ce

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 89252

File Name: fedora_2015-5e52306c9c.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

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:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8126