Debian: DSA-3515-1: graphite2 security update

    Date13 Mar 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the Graphite font rendering engine which might result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed font file is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3515-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 13, 2016                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : graphite2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1977 CVE-2016-2790 CVE-2016-2791 CVE-2016-2792 
                     CVE-2016-2793 CVE-2016-2794 CVE-2016-2795 CVE-2016-2796
                     CVE-2016-2797 CVE-2016-2798 CVE-2016-2799 CVE-2016-2800
                     CVE-2016-2801 CVE-2016-2802
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the Graphite font rendering
    engine which might result in denial of service or the execution of
    arbitrary code if a malformed font file is processed.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
    in version 1.3.6-1~deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.3.6-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 1.3.6-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.3.6-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your graphite2 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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