Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: mixed
xfstt possible code execution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Crashes the remote xfstt daemon
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote X Font Service for TrueType (xfstt) is vulnerable to a
buffer overflow which may lead to code execution or a denial of service.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to gain root on this host remotely or
to prevent X11 from working properly
Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of xfstt
Threat Level: High
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