SuSE 10 Security Update : freetype2 (ZYPP Patch Number 8039)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58722


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Specially crafted font files could have caused buffer overflows in freetype. This has been fixed.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8039.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58722

File Name: suse_freetype2-8039.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/12

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/03/29