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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.68217
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu USN-960-1 (libpng)
Summary:Ubuntu USN-960-1 (libpng)
Description:The remote host is missing an update to libpng
announced via advisory USN-960-1.

Details follow:

It was discovered that libpng did not properly handle certain malformed PNG
images. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a crafted
PNG file, an attacker could cause a denial of service or possibly execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the program.
(CVE-2010-1205)

It was discovered that libpng did not properly handle certain malformed PNG
images. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a
crafted PNG image, an attacker could possibly use this flaw to consume all
available resources, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2010-2249)

Solution:
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
libpng12-0 1.2.8rel-5ubuntu0.6

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
libpng12-0 1.2.15~
beta5-3ubuntu0.3

Ubuntu 9.04:
libpng12-0 1.2.27-2ubuntu2.2

Ubuntu 9.10:
libpng12-0 1.2.37-1ubuntu0.2

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
libpng12-0 1.2.42-1ubuntu2.1

After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=USN-960-1

Risk factor : High
Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-1205
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000105.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Aug/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00004.html
Debian Security Information: DSA-2072 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2072
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-July/044283.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-July/044397.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:133
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2010&m=slackware-security.613061
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:017 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-09/msg00006.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-960-1
BugTraq ID: 41174
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41174
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11851
http://secunia.com/advisories/40302
http://secunia.com/advisories/40472
http://secunia.com/advisories/40547
http://secunia.com/advisories/41574
http://secunia.com/advisories/42317
http://secunia.com/advisories/42314
http://secunia.com/advisories/40336
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1612
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1755
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1837
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1877
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2491
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3045
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3046
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1637
XForce ISS Database: libpng-rowdata-bo(59815)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/59815
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-2249
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024723
XForce ISS Database: libpng-scal-dos(59816)
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/59816
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