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Fedora alert FEDORA-2009-5644 (freetype1)

Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 11 Update: freetype1-1.4-0.8.pre.fc11
Date:  Thu, 28 May 2009 08:17:11 +0000
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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2009-5644 2009-05-28 07:03:15 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : freetype1 Product : Fedora 11 Version : 1.4 Release : 0.8.pre.fc11 URL : Summary : Free TrueType font rendering engine, compatibility version Description : The FreeType engine is a free and portable TrueType font rendering engine, developed to provide TrueType support for a variety of platforms and environments. FreeType is a library which can open and manages font files as well as efficiently load, hint and render individual glyphs. FreeType is not a font server or a complete text-rendering library. This package contains the obsolote version 1.x of FreeType for applications which still need this old version. New applications should use the more advanced FreeType 2.x library packaged as freetype. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Update Information: Port of freetype2 security fixes -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Tue May 26 2009 Adam Jackson <> 1.4-0.8.pre - cve-2006-1861.patch, cve-2007-2754.patch: Port of freetype2 fixes. (#502565) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #502565 - CVE-2006-1861 CVE-2007-2754 Multiple freetype1 vulnerabilities [Fedora rawhide] -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use su -c 'yum update freetype1' at the command line. For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum", available at All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- _______________________________________________ Fedora-package-announce mailing list

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