Fedora 11 Update: freetype1-1.4-0.8.pre.fc11
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Port of freetype2 security fixes
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-5644
2009-05-28 07:03:15
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Name        : freetype1
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 1.4
Release     : 0.8.pre.fc11
URL         : http://www.freetype.org
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.

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Update Information:

Port of freetype2 security fixes
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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)
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #502565 - CVE-2006-1861 CVE-2007-2754 Multiple freetype1 vulnerabilities [Fedora rawhide]
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502565
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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 http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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