GLSA-201402-23 : libXfont: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 72637
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201402-23 (libXfont: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libXfont. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could use a specially crafted file to gain privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll libXfont users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=x11-libs/libXfont-1.4.7 '