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.
Will Drewry discovered that Pango incorrectly handled rendering text
with long glyphstrings. If a user were tricked into displaying
specially crafted data with applications linked against Pango, such as
Firefox, an attacker could cause a denial of service or execute
arbitrary code with privileges of the user invoking the program.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 38716 ()
Bugtraq ID: 34870
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1194
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