[SECURITY] [DSA 3995-1] libxfont security update

2017-10-10T19:22:11
ID DEBIAN:DSA-3995-1:E5E10
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-10-10T19:22:11

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3995-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff October 10, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libxfont CVE ID : CVE-2017-13720 CVE-2017-13722

Two vulnerabilities were found in libXfont, the X11 font rasterisation library, which could result in denial of service or memory disclosure.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1:1.5.1-1+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1:2.0.1-3+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxfont packages.

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