SuSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (ZYPP Patch Number 3067)

high Nessus Plugin ID 29437

Synopsis

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

Description

This update of freetype2 fixes an integer overflow in the BDF font parsing code. This bug can be exploited only with user assistance to potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2007-1351)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 3067.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-1351.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29437

File Name: suse_freetype2-3067.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

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

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: 4/5/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1351

CWE: 189