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Category:Mandrake Local Security Checks
Title:Mandriva Security Advisory MDVSA-2010:121 (pango)
The remote host is missing an update to pango
announced via advisory MDVSA-2010:121.

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in pango:

Array index error in the hb_ot_layout_build_glyph_classes function
in pango/opentype/ in Pango before 1.27.1 allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via a crafted font file, related to building a synthetic
Glyph Definition (aka GDEF) table by using this font's charmap and
the Unicode property database (CVE-2010-0421).

Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Affected: 2008.0, 2009.0, 2009.1, 2010.0, Enterprise Server 5.0

To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-0421
BugTraq ID: 38760
Debian Security Information: DSA-2019 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:009 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:012 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:013 (Google Search)
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