openSUSE Security Update : freetype2 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0361-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53723


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted font files could crash applications that use freetype2 to render the fonts (CVE-2010-3814, CVE-2010-3855).


Update the affected freetype2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53723

File Name: suse_11_2_freetype2-110303.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

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:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3814, CVE-2010-3855