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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in freetype2 :
Multiple stack overflow flaws have been reported in the way FreeType
font rendering engine processed certain CFF opcodes. An attacker could
use these flaws to create a specially crafted font file that, when
opened, would cause an application linked against libfreetype to
crash, or, possibly execute arbitrary code (CVE-2010-1797).
Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true