FreeBSD : freetype2 -- execute arbitrary code or cause denial of service (5d374b01-c3ee-11e0-8aa5-485d60cb5385)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Vincent Danen reports :

Due to an error within the t1_decoder_parse_charstrings() function
(src/psaux/t1decode.c) and can be exploited to corrupt memory by
tricking a user into processing a specially crafted postscript Type1
font in an application that uses the freetype library.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55822 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0226

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