USN-5528-1: FreeType vulnerabilities
20 July 2022
Several security issues were fixed in FreeType.
- freetype - FreeType 2 is a font engine library
It was discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle certain malformed
font files. If a user were tricked into using a specially crafted font
file, a remote attacker could cause FreeType to crash, or possibly execute
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
the necessary changes.
- USN-5453-1: freetype2-demos, libfreetype6-dev, libfreetype6, freetype