Fedora 31: fontforge FEDORA-2020-229ad63391

    Date24 Jan 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for CVE-2020-5395:out-of-bounds write in sfd.c
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2020-229ad63391
    2020-01-25 06:33:58.982294
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    Name        : fontforge
    Product     : Fedora 31
    Version     : 20190801
    Release     : 2.fc31
    URL         : http://fontforge.github.io/
    Summary     : Outline and bitmap font editor
    Description :
    FontForge (former PfaEdit) is a font editor for outline and bitmap
    fonts. It supports a range of font formats, including PostScript
    (ASCII and binary Type 1, some Type 3 and Type 0), TrueType, OpenType
    (Type2) and CID-keyed fonts.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for CVE-2020-5395:out-of-bounds write in sfd.c
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Jan 16 2020 Parag Nemade  - 20190801-2
    - Resolves:rh#1790042 - CVE-2020-5395:out-of-bounds write in sfd.c
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1790041 - CVE-2020-5395 fontforge: out-of-bounds write in SFD_GetFontMetaData function in sfd.c
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1790041
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