Package "freetype"

Name: freetype


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • FreeType 2 demonstration programs

Latest version: 2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1
Release: artful (17.10)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


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Other versions of "freetype" in Artful

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base main 2.8-0.2ubuntu2
base universe 2.8-0.2ubuntu2
security universe 2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1
security main 2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1
updates main 2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1

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Version: 2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1 2018-02-14 21:07:18 UTC

  freetype (2.8-0.2ubuntu2.1) artful-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: NULL dereference pointer
    - debian/patches-freetype/CVE-2018-6942.patch: re sets args array to zero
      if not coords in src/truetype/ttinterp.c.
    - CVE-2018-6942

 -- <email address hidden> (Leonidas S. Barbosa) Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:33:52 -0300

CVE-2018-6942 An issue was discovered in FreeType 2 through 2.9. A NULL pointer dereference in the Ins_GETVARIATION() function within ttinterp.c could lead to DoS

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