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Bug 532152 - <media-libs/freetype-2.5.4: Multiple vulnerabilities
Summary: <media-libs/freetype-2.5.4: Multiple vulnerabilities
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [glsa]
Depends on: 532506
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Reported: 2014-12-10 14:42 UTC by Hanno Böck
Modified: 2015-03-08 15:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Hanno Böck gentoo-dev 2014-12-10 14:42:35 UTC
Freetype 2.5.4 suffers from an incomplete fix for the old vunlerability CVE-2014-2240. Also according to the founder of the vulnerability multiple other issues have been found, CVEs have been requested:

Please bump.
Comment 1 Ben de Groot (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2014-12-13 12:34:52 UTC
freetype-2.5.4 is now in the tree
Comment 2 Sergey Popov gentoo-dev 2015-03-07 09:58:38 UTC
Added to existing GLSA request
Comment 3 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2015-03-08 15:07:08 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201503-05 at
by GLSA coordinator Kristian Fiskerstrand (K_F).