It was discovered that insufficient input saniting in Freetype's code to
parse Type1 could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
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: https://www.debian.org/security/
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2294-1 [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 14, 2011 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
Vulnerability : missing input sanisiting
Problem type : remote