EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2017-1110)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description :

According to the versions of the freetype packages installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- FreeType 2 before 2017-03-24 has an out-of-bounds write
caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the
t1_decoder_parse_charstrings function in
psaux/t1decode.c.(CVE-2017-8105)

- FreeType 2 before 2017-03-26 has an out-of-bounds write
caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the
t1_builder_close_contour function in
psaux/psobjs.c.(CVE-2017-8287)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?dfe36156

Solution :

Update the affected freetype packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100813 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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