Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDKSA-2006:129)
High Nessus Plugin ID 23880
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn additional overflow, similar to those corrected by patches for CVE-2006-1861 was found in libfreetype. If a user loads a carefully crafted font file with a program linked against FreeType, it could cause the application to crash or execute arbitrary code as the user.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.