Photon OS 2.0 : freetype2 / binutils (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0058)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111308


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of {'freetype2', 'binutils'} packages of Photon OS has been released.


Update the affected binutils / freetype2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111308

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0058.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/24

Modified: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-6942


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P


Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:binutils, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:freetype2, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/PhotonOS/release, Host/PhotonOS/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6942, CVE-2018-10373

BID: 104000