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openSUSE-SU-2011:0140-1 (moderate): Fixing AFM font parser vulnerability in t1lib (CVE-2010-2642).
openSUSE Security Update: Fixing AFM font parser vulnerability in t1lib

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2011:0140-1
Rating: moderate
References: #662411
Cross-References: CVE-2010-2642
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
openSUSE 11.2

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


A heap overflow in the AFM font parser of DVI files has
been fixed in t1lib. CVE-2010-2642 has been assigned to
this issue.

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 t1lib-3788

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch t1lib-3788

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):



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