Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDVSA-2010:137)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in freetype2 :

Multiple integer underflows/overflows and heap buffer overflows was
discovered and fixed (CVE-2010-2497, CVE-2010-2498, CVE-2010-2499,
CVE-2010-2500, CVE-2010-2519).

A heap buffer overflow was discovered in the bytecode support. The
bytecode support is NOT enabled per default in Mandriva due to
previous patent claims, but packages by PLF is affected
(CVE-2010-2520).

Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=4
90

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

See also :

http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30082
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30083
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30106
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30248
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30249
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30263
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30306
http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?30361

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48195 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-137.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 41663

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2497
CVE-2010-2498
CVE-2010-2499
CVE-2010-2500
CVE-2010-2519
CVE-2010-2520

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