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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
The MITRE CVE database describes CVE-2011-3256 as :
FreeType 2 before 2.4.7, as used in CoreGraphics in Apple iOS before
5, Mandriva Enterprise Server 5, and possibly other products, allows
remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of
service (memory corruption) via a crafted font, a different
vulnerability than CVE-2011-0226.
See also :
Run 'yum upgrade freetype' to upgrade your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69567 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3256