SuSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (ZYPP Patch Number 1918)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29436

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

This security update fixes crashes in the PCF handling of freetype2 which might be used to crash freetype2 using applications or even to execute code in them.

This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-3467.

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 1918.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3467.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29436

File Name: suse_freetype2-1918.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Updated: 2014/10/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3467