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The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the processing of Glyph
Bitmap Distribution fonts (BDF) could result in the execution of
See also :
Upgrade the libxfont packages.
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed
in version 1:1.4.1-4.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Debian Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71850 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-6462
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