|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for freetype (USN-4593-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'; package(s) announced via the USN-4593-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'
package(s) announced via the USN-4593-1 advisory.
Sergei Glazunov discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle certain
malformed font files. If a user were tricked into using a specially crafted
font file, a remote attacker could cause FreeType to crash or possibly
execute arbitrary code with user privileges.
'freetype' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-15999|
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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