SUSE SLES15 Security Update : freetype2 (SUSE-SU-2022:3252-2)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 165334

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote SUSE Linux SLES15 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2022:3252-2 advisory.

- FreeType commit 1e2eb65048f75c64b68708efed6ce904c31f3b2f was discovered to contain a heap buffer overflow via the function sfnt_init_face. (CVE-2022-27404)

- FreeType commit 53dfdcd8198d2b3201a23c4bad9190519ba918db was discovered to contain a segmentation violation via the function FNT_Size_Request. (CVE-2022-27405)

- FreeType commit 22a0cccb4d9d002f33c1ba7a4b36812c7d4f46b5 was discovered to contain a segmentation violation via the function FT_Request_Size. (CVE-2022-27406)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected freetype2-devel, ftdump, libfreetype6 and / or libfreetype6-32bit packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1198823

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1198830

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1198832

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-27404

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-27405

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2022-27406

http://www.nessus.org/u?0b199944

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 165334

File Name: suse_SU-2022-3252-2.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/23/2022

Updated: 9/23/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-27404

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:freetype2-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libfreetype6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:ftdump:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libfreetype6-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/22/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/22/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-27404, CVE-2022-27405, CVE-2022-27406

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2022:3252-2