SuSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (ZYPP Patch Number 3746)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-2754.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 3746.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29438 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2754

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