|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for freetype (DLA-2415-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2415-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'freetype'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2415-1 advisory.
Sergei Glazunov discovered a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in
the handling of embedded PNG bitmaps in FreeType. Opening malformed fonts
may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
'freetype' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your freetype packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-15999|
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