Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : libpng (SSA:2016-365-01)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 96179
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New libpng packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected libpng package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?2a599f8f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96179

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-365-01.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 1/3/2017

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libpng, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 12/30/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10087

SSA: 2016-365-01