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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.64021
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:1061
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:
The remote host is missing updates to FreeType announced in
advisory RHSA-2009:1061.

Tavis Ormandy of the Google Security Team discovered several integer
overflow flaws in the FreeType 2 font engine. If a user loaded a
carefully-crafted font file with an application linked against FreeType 2,
it could cause the application to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary
code with the privileges of the user running the application.
(CVE-2009-0946)

Users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to correct these issues. The X server must be restarted
(log out, then log back in) for this update to take effect.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1061.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

CVSS Score:
10.0

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-0946
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
BugTraq ID: 34550
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34550
Cert/CC Advisory: TA09-133A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
Debian Security Information: DSA-1784 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1784
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200905-05.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:243
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10149
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0329.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1061.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1062.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/34723
http://secunia.com/advisories/34913
http://secunia.com/advisories/34967
http://secunia.com/advisories/35065
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
http://secunia.com/advisories/35198
http://secunia.com/advisories/35200
http://secunia.com/advisories/35204
http://secunia.com/advisories/35210
http://secunia.com/advisories/35379
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-270268-1
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2009:010 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-05/msg00000.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-767-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1058
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1522
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1621
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