Fedora 25 : libpng12 (2017-bad9942e42)

high Nessus Plugin ID 99416

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Update to upstream release **1.2.57**.

- Fixes **CVE-2016-10087**.

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Solution

Update the affected libpng12 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-bad9942e42

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99416

File Name: fedora_2017-bad9942e42.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/17/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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:fedoraproject:fedora:libpng12, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/15/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/30/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10087