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openSUSE-SU-2010:0549-1 (critical): freetype2: security update for various bugs
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2010 17:08:12 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20100825150812.52F89BE29@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: freetype2: security update for various bugs
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0549-1
Rating: critical
References: #619562 #628213 #629447
Cross-References: CVE-2010-1797 CVE-2010-2497 CVE-2010-2498
CVE-2010-2499 CVE-2010-2500 CVE-2010-2519
CVE-2010-2520 CVE-2010-2527 CVE-2010-2541
CVE-2010-2805 CVE-2010-2806 CVE-2010-2807
CVE-2010-2808
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
openSUSE 11.2
openSUSE 11.1
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An update that fixes 13 vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update of freetype2 fixes several vulnerabilities that
could lead to remote system compromise by executing
arbitrary code with user privileges:
- CVE-2010-1797: stack-based buffer overflow while
processing CFF opcodes
- CVE-2010-2497: integer underflow
- CVE-2010-2498: invalid free
- CVE-2010-2499: buffer overflow
- CVE-2010-2500: integer overflow
- CVE-2010-2519: heap buffer overflow
- CVE-2010-2520: heap buffer overflow
- CVE-2010-2527: buffer overflows in the freetype demo
- CVE-2010-2541: buffer overflow in ftmulti demo program
- CVE-2010-2805: improper bounds checking
- CVE-2010-2806: improper bounds checking
- CVE-2010-2807: improper type comparisons
- CVE-2010-2808: memory corruption flaw by processing
certain LWFN fonts


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch libfreetype6-2918

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch freetype2-2913

- openSUSE 11.1:

zypper in -t patch freetype2-2913

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

libfreetype6-2.3.12-7.1.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64):

libfreetype6-32bit-2.3.12-7.1.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

freetype2-2.3.9-2.3.1
freetype2-devel-2.3.9-2.3.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (x86_64):

freetype2-32bit-2.3.9-2.3.1
freetype2-devel-32bit-2.3.9-2.3.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc x86_64):

freetype2-2.3.7-24.4.1
freetype2-devel-2.3.7-24.4.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (x86_64):

freetype2-32bit-2.3.7-24.4.1
freetype2-devel-32bit-2.3.7-24.4.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (ppc):

freetype2-64bit-2.3.7-24.4.1
freetype2-devel-64bit-2.3.7-24.4.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1797.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2497.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2498.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2499.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2500.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2519.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2520.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2527.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2541.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2805.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2806.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2807.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2808.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/619562
https://bugzilla.novell.com/628213
https://bugzilla.novell.com/629447


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