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“freetype” 2.3.5-1ubuntu4.8.04.3 source package in Ubuntu

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freetype (2.3.5-1ubuntu4.8.04.3) hardy-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service and possible arbitrary code
    execution via invalid free
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2498.patch: validate number of points in
      src/pshinter/pshalgo.c.
    - CVE-2010-2498
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via buffer overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2499.patch: check positions and return code
      in src/base/ftobjs.c.
    - CVE-2010-2499
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via integer overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2500.patch: switch to unsigned in
      src/smooth/ftgrays.c, check signed width and height in
      src/smooth/ftsmooth.c.
    - CVE-2010-2500
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via heap buffer overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2519.patch: correctly calculate length in
      src/base/ftobjs.c.
    - CVE-2010-2519
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via invalid realloc
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2520.patch: perform bounds checking in
      src/truetype/ttinterp.c.
    - CVE-2010-2520
  * SECURITY UPDATE: arbitrary code execution via buffer overflows
    - debian/patches/CVE-2010-2527.patch: change buffer sizes in
      src/{ftdiff,ftgrid,ftmulti,ftstring,ftview}.c.
    - CVE-2010-2527
 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>   Thu, 15 Jul 2010 10:47:33 -0400

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2010-07-15
Uploaded to:
Hardy
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Development Team
Component:
main
Architectures:
any
Section:
libs
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

freetype2-demos: FreeType 2 demonstration programs

 This package contains some demonstration programs and utilities
 which showcase the features of the FreeType 2 font engine.

libfreetype6: FreeType 2 font engine, shared library files

 The FreeType project is a team of volunteers who develop free,
 portable and high-quality software solutions for digital typography.
 They specifically target embedded systems and focus on bringing small,
 efficient and ubiquitous products.
 .
 The FreeType 2 library is their new software font engine. It has been
 designed to provide the following important features:
  * A universal and simple API to manage font files
  * Support for several font formats through loadable modules
  * High-quality anti-aliasing
  * High portability & performance
 .
 Supported font formats include:
  * TrueType files (.ttf) and collections (.ttc)
  * Type 1 font files both in ASCII (.pfa) or binary (.pfb) format
  * Type 1 Multiple Master fonts. The FreeType 2 API also provides
    routines to manage design instances easily
  * Type 1 CID-keyed fonts
  * OpenType/CFF (.otf) fonts
  * CFF/Type 2 fonts
  * Adobe CEF fonts (.cef), used to embed fonts in SVG documents with
    the Adobe SVG viewer plugin.
  * Windows FNT/FON bitmap fonts
 .
 This package contains the files needed to run programs that use the
 FreeType 2 library.
 .
  Home Page: http://www.freetype.org/
  Authors: David Turner <david.turner@freetype.org>
           Robert Wilhelm <robert.wilhelm@freetype.org>
           Werner Lemberg <werner.lemberg@freetype.org>

libfreetype6-dev: FreeType 2 font engine, development files

 The FreeType project is a team of volunteers who develop free,
 portable and high-quality software solutions for digital typography.
 They specifically target embedded systems and focus on bringing small,
 efficient and ubiquitous products.
 .
 This package contains all supplementary files (static library, headers
 and documentation) you need to develop your own programs using the
 FreeType 2 library.

libfreetype6-udeb: FreeType 2 font engine for the debian-installer

 The FreeType project is a team of volunteers who develop free,
 portable and high-quality software solutions for digital typography.
 They specifically target embedded systems and focus on bringing small,
 efficient and ubiquitous products.
 .
 This is the udeb package for use with the debian-installer.