Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 201201-09 (FreeType)

Published: 2012-02-12 15:04:42
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Technical Details:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in FreeType, allowing remote attackers to possibly execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service.

Recommendations:
All FreeType users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/freetype-2.4.8'

Summary:
The remote host is missing updates announced in advisory GLSA 201201-09.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1797
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2497
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2498
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2499
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2500
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2519
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2520
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2527
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2541
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2805
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2806
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2807
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2808
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3053
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3054
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3311
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3814
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3855
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-0226
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3256
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3439

References:

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=GLSA%20201201-09
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=332701
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=342121
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=345843
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=377143
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=387535
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=390623

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2012-02-12
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
Gentoo Local Security Checks

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