Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freetype2 (MDVSA-2011:177)
High Nessus Plugin ID 56910
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in freetype2 :
FreeType allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted font in a document (CVE-2011-3439).
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.