Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3515-1 graphite2 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 13 Mar 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-1977, CVE-2016-2790, CVE-2016-2791, CVE-2016-2792, CVE-2016-2793, CVE-2016-2794, CVE-2016-2795, CVE-2016-2796, CVE-2016-2797, CVE-2016-2798, CVE-2016-2799, CVE-2016-2800, CVE-2016-2801, CVE-2016-2802.
- More information:
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 (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.6-1~deb7u1.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.6-1~deb8u1.
For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.6-1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.3.6-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your graphite2 packages.