Home
Reading
Searching
Subscribe
Sponsors
Statistics
Posting
Contact
Spam
Lists
Links
About
Hosting
Filtering
Features Download
Marketing
Archives
FAQ
Blog
 
Gmane
From: <updates <at> fedoraproject.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora 17 Update: freetype-2.4.8-4.fc17
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.package.announce
Date: Tuesday 12th February 2013 05:14:15 UTC (over 3 years ago)
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2013-1466
2013-01-25 20:31:03
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Name        : freetype
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 2.4.8
Release     : 4.fc17
URL         : http://www.freetype.org
Summary     : A free and portable font rendering engine
Description :
The FreeType engine is a free and portable font rendering
engine, developed to provide advanced font support for a variety of
platforms and environments. FreeType is a library which can open and
manages font files as well as efficiently load, hint and render
individual glyphs. FreeType is not a font server or a complete
text-rendering library.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Update Information:

This update fixes CVE-2012-5669.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
ChangeLog:

* Thu Jan 24 2013 Marek Kasik  2.4.8-4
- Fixes CVE-2012-5669
- Resolves: #903554
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #890088 - CVE-2012-5669 freetype: heap buffer over-read in BDF
parsing _bdf_parse_glyphs() (#37906)
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=890088
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update freetype' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on
the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
_______________________________________________
package-announce mailing list
[email protected]
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/package-announce
 
CD: 2ms