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[Full-disclosure] FLEA-2007-0020-1: freetype

From: Foresight Linux Essential Announcement Service <foresight-security-noreply_at_nospam>
Date: Thu May 24 2007 - 01:02:04 GMT
To: foresight-security-announce@lists.rpath.org


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Foresight Linux Essential Advisory: 2007-0020-1 Published: 2007-05-21

Rating: Moderate

Updated Versions:

freetype=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1//foresight.rpath.org@fl:1-devel//1/2.3.4-0.0.1

    group-dist=/foresight.rpath.org@fl:1-devel//1/1.2.2-0.9-2

References:

    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-2754     https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1390

Description:

    Previous versions of the freetype package were vulnerable to an issue whereby a specially crafted ttf file could execute arbitrary code at the permission level of the use running freetype.

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Copyright 2007 Foresight Linux Project
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License. A copy is available at http://www.foresightlinux.org/permanent/mit-license.html

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