Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : t1lib (MDVSA-2012:002)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in t1lib :

t1lib 5.1.2 and earlier uses an invalid pointer in conjunction with a
dereference operation, which allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via a specially crafted Type 1 font in a PDF document
(CVE-2011-0764).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57429 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46941

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0764

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