openSUSE Security Update : libXfont (openSUSE-2015-913)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libXfont fixes the following issue :

- A negative DWIDTH is legal. This was broken by the
security fix for CVE-2015-1804. (boo#958383).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=958383

Solution :

Update the affected libXfont packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87517 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1804

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