SuSE 11.1 Security Update : freetype2 (SAT Patch Number 4921)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55712


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update fixes length checks in psaux/psobjs.c.

This issue was used in one of the last jailbreakme exploits for Apple iPhone/iPad products. (CVE-2011-0226)


Apply SAT patch number 4921.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55712

File Name: suse_11_freetype2-110726.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/28

Modified: 2013/10/25

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:suse_linux:11:freetype2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:freetype2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:freetype2-devel, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0226