openSUSE Security Update : freetype2 (openSUSE-2015-274)

high Nessus Plugin ID 82461
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

freetype2 was updated to fix various vulnerabilities that could lead to crashes or potentially code execution when parsing fonts.

Solution

Update the affected freetype2 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916847

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916856

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916857

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916858

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916859

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916860

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916861

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916862

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916863

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916864

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916865

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916867

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916868

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916870

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916871

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916872

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916873

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916874

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916879

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916881

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82461

File Name: openSUSE-2015-274.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/31/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freetype2-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ft2demos, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ft2demos-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ft2demos-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreetype6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreetype6-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreetype6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreetype6-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/23/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9656, CVE-2014-9657, CVE-2014-9658, CVE-2014-9659, CVE-2014-9660, CVE-2014-9661, CVE-2014-9662, CVE-2014-9663, CVE-2014-9664, CVE-2014-9665, CVE-2014-9666, CVE-2014-9667, CVE-2014-9668, CVE-2014-9669, CVE-2014-9670, CVE-2014-9671, CVE-2014-9672, CVE-2014-9673, CVE-2014-9674, CVE-2014-9675