Slackware 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / current : freetype (SSA:2007-109-01)

high Nessus Plugin ID 25092


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New x11 and/or freetype and fontconfig packages are available for Slackware 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, and -current to fix security issues in freetype. Freetype was packaged with X11 prior to Slackware version 11.0.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25092

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2007-109-01.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Published: 4/30/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:fontconfig, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:freetype, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:x11, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:x11-devel, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:x11-xdmx, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:x11-xnest, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:x11-xvfb, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 4/19/2007

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/3/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1351

SSA: 2007-109-01

CWE: 189