Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Tavis Ormandy discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle
certain large values in font files. If a user were tricked into using
a specially crafted font file, a remote attacker could execute
arbitrary code with user privileges.
Update the affected freetype2-demos, libfreetype6 and / or
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 38196 ()
Bugtraq ID: 34550
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0946
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