Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 202004-14 ] FontForge
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: FontForge: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 202004-14)
Exploitable: local, remote
Bug(s): #706778, #715808
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in FontForge, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
FontForge is a PostScript font editor and converter.
Vulnerable: < 20200314
Unaffected: >= 20200314
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FontForge. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted font
using FontForge, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All FontForge users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/fontforge-20200314"