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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200607-02
(FreeType: Multiple integer overflows)
Multiple integer overflows exist in a variety of files (bdf/bdflib.c,
sfnt/ttcmap.c, cff/cffgload.c, base/ftmac.c).
A remote attacker could exploit these buffer overflows by enticing a
user to load a specially crafted font, which could result in the
execution of arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All FreeType users should upgrade to the latest stable version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/freetype-2.1.10-r2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22009 (gentoo_GLSA-200607-02.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1861
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