FreeBSD : FreeType 2 -- Heap overflow vulnerability (de2fab2d-0a37-11dc-aae2-00304881ac9a)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Integer signedness error in truetype/ttgload.c in Freetype 2.3.4 and
earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a
crafted TTF image with a negative n_points value, which leads to an
integer overflow and heap-based buffer overflow.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25306 (freebsd_pkg_de2fab2d0a3711dcaae200304881ac9a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2754

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