Debian LTS: DLA-1887-1: freetype security update

    Date15 Aug 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A buffer over-read in the t1-parser of freetype, a font engine, has been found and fixed by checking limits more sensible.
    
    Package        : freetype
    Version        : 2.5.2-3+deb8u3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-9290
    
    
    A buffer over-read in the t1-parser of freetype, a font engine, has been 
    found and fixed by checking limits more sensible.
    
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    2.5.2-3+deb8u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your freetype packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
    
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