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Debian: DSA-3894-1: graphite2 security update

Date 22 Jun 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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-3894-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
June 22, 2017                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : graphite2
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-7771 CVE-2017-7772 CVE-2017-7773 CVE-2017-7774 
                 CVE-2017-7775 CVE-2017-7776 CVE-2017-7777 CVE-2017-7778

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 (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 1.3.10-1~deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
prior to the initial release.

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
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