Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Jon Larimer discovered that t1lib did not properly parse AFM fonts. If
a user were tricked into using a specially crafted font file, a remote
attacker could cause t1lib to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code
with user privileges. (CVE-2010-2642, CVE-2011-0433)
Jonathan Brossard discovered that t1lib 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 t1lib to
crash. (CVE-2011-1552, CVE-2011-1553, CVE-2011-1554).
Update the affected libt1-5 package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : false