SuSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (ZYPP Patch Number 7872)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of freetype2 fixes multiple security flaws that could
allow attackers to cause a denial of service or to execute arbitrary
code via specially crafted fonts. (CVE-2011-3256 / CVE-2011-3439 /
CVE-2011-2895)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2895.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3256.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3439.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7872.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57198 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2895
CVE-2011-3256
CVE-2011-3439

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