openSUSE Security Update : freetype2 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0726-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49993


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


When loading specially crafted font files applications linked against freetype2 could crash or potentially even execute arbitrary code (CVE-2010-3311, CVE-2010-3053, CVE-2010-3054).


Update the affected freetype2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49993

File Name: suse_11_1_freetype2-101013.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/15

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-devel-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3053, CVE-2010-3054, CVE-2010-3311