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SUSE-SA:2006:045: freetype2 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the freetype2 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:045 (freetype2).
This security update fixes crashes in the PCF handling of freetype2
which might be used to crash freetype2 using applications or even
to execude code in them.
Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_45_freetype2.html
Threat Level: High
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