Debian Security Advisory DSA-2838-1 email@example.com http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff January 07, 2014 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
Package : libxfont Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-6462
It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the processing of Glyph Bitmap Distribution fonts (BDF) could result in the execution of arbitrary code.
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.1-4.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.5-3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.4.7-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libxfont packages.
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