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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2007-0108-1 freetype

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Date: Thu May 24 2007 - 00:06:29 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2007-0108-1
Published: 2007-05-23
Products: rPath Linux 1
Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:

    Indirect User Deterministic Unauthorized Access Updated Versions:

    freetype=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/2.1.10-5.2-1

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 are vulnerable to an integer     overflow condition when processing malformed TTF fonts, possibly leading     to a heap overflow and executing arbitrary, attacker-provided code.

Copyright 2007 rPath, Inc.
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