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    Debian: DSA-2350-1: freetype security update

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    It was discovered that missing input sanitising in Freetype's processing of CID-keyed fonts could lead to the execution of arbitrary code. For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2350-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 20, 2011                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : freetype
    Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-3439 
    Debian Bug     : 649122
    
    It was discovered that missing input sanitising in Freetype's processing
    of CID-keyed fonts could lead to the execution of arbitrary code. 
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.3.7-2+lenny8.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.4.2-2.1+squeeze3.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.4.8-1.
    
    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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