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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-201006-01
(FreeType 1: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Multiple issues found in FreeType 2 were also discovered in FreeType 1.
For details on these issues, please review the Gentoo Linux Security
Advisories and CVE identifiers referenced below.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted TTF
file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running FreeType.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All FreeType 1 users should upgrade to an unaffected version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/freetype-1.4_pre20080316-r2'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since May 27, 2009. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5