[SECURITY] [DSA 2155-1] freetype security update

2011-01-30T19:25:45
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2155-1:1AC92
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2011-01-30T19:25:45

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2155-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff January 30, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : freetype Vulnerability : several Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2010-3814 CVE-2010-3855

Two buffer overflows were found in the Freetype font library, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 2.3.7-2+lenny5.

For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 2.4.2-2.1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.4.2-2.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your freetype packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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