EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2017-1110)
High Nessus Plugin ID 100813
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
DescriptionAccording to the versions of the freetype packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- FreeType 2 before 2017-03-24 has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the t1_decoder_parse_charstrings function in psaux/t1decode.c.(CVE-2017-8105)
- FreeType 2 before 2017-03-26 has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the t1_builder_close_contour function in psaux/psobjs.c.(CVE-2017-8287)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected freetype packages.