Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Robert ÅšwiÄ™cki discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle
certain malformed 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 :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 47778 ()
Bugtraq ID: 4166360750
CVE ID: CVE-2010-2498CVE-2010-2499CVE-2010-2500CVE-2010-2519CVE-2010-2520CVE-2010-2527
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