Fedora 14 : freetype-2.4.2-7.fc14 (2011-15956)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56966


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes CVE-2011-3439

This update fixes CVE-2011-3256

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected freetype package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56966

File Name: fedora_2011-15956.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/11/29

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:freetype, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3439

BID: 50643

OSVDB: 76324, 77014

FEDORA: 2011-15956