graphite2 vulnerabilities

ID USN-2927-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-03-14T00:00:00


It was discovered that graphite2 incorrectly handled certain malformed fonts. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a specially- crafted font file, a remote attacker could use this issue to cause graphite2 to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.