Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDKSA-2007:081-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

iDefense integer overflows in the way freetype handled various font
files. A malicious local user could exploit these issues to
potentially execute arbitrary code.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Update :

Packages for Mandriva Linux 2007.1 are now available.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24947 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-081.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1351

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