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.
It was 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 cause FreeType to crash or
possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.
Update the affected freetype2-demos, libfreetype6 and / or
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 48361 ()
Bugtraq ID: 422414228560740
CVE ID: CVE-2010-1797CVE-2010-2541CVE-2010-2805CVE-2010-2806CVE-2010-2807CVE-2010-2808
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