Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDVSA-2012:057)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple flaws were found in FreeType. Specially crafted files could
cause application crashes or potentially execute arbitrary code
(CVE-2012-1126, CVE-2012-1127, CVE-2012-1128, CVE-2012-1129,
CVE-2012-1130, CVE-2012-1131, CVE-2012-1132, CVE-2012-1133,
CVE-2012-1134, CVE-2012-1135, CVE-2012-1136, CVE-2012-1137,
CVE-2012-1138, CVE-2012-1139, CVE-2012-1140, CVE-2012-1141,
CVE-2012-1142, CVE-2012-1143, CVE-2012-1144).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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