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

High Nessus Plugin ID 29437


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


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)


Apply ZYPP patch number 3067.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29437

File Name: suse_freetype2-3067.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2007/04/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1351

CWE: 189