EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.1 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2018-1381)
High Nessus Plugin ID 119072
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the freetype package installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- 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 package.