openSUSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (freetype2-3701)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of freetype2 fixes an integer signedness bug when handling
TTF images. This bug can lead to a heap overflow that can be exploited
to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2007-2754)

Solution :

Update the affected freetype2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27227 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2754

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