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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.892415
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for freetype (DLA-2415-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2415-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2415-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Sergei Glazunov discovered a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in
the handling of embedded PNG bitmaps in FreeType. Opening malformed fonts
may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Software/OS:
'freetype' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
2.6.3-3.2+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your freetype packages.

CVSS Score:
4.3

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-15999
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