Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDVSA-2009:243-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple integer overflows in FreeType 2.3.9 and earlier allow remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to large
values in certain inputs in (1) smooth/ftsmooth.c, (2) sfnt/ttcmap.c,
and (3) cff/cffload.c.

This update corrects the problem.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41051 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-243.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34550

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0946

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