FreeBSD : freetype2 -- buffer overflows (4a088d67-3af2-11e7-9d75-c86000169601)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Werner Lemberg reports :

CVE-2017-8105, CVE-2017-8287: Older FreeType versions have
out-of-bounds writes caused by heap-based buffer overflows related to
Type 1 fonts.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?07f08a35
http://www.nessus.org/u?97a0be7b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100283 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-8105
CVE-2017-8287

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