Bug 1049569 - CVE-2013-6462 libXfont: stack-based buffer overflow flaw when parsing Glyph Bitmap Distribution Format (BDF) fonts [fedora-all]
Summary: CVE-2013-6462 libXfont: stack-based buffer overflow flaw when parsing Glyph B...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libXfont
Version: 20
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Hutterer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2013-6462
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2014-01-07 19:15 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2014-07-08 09:27 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Release Note
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Environment:
Last Closed: 2014-07-08 09:27:10 UTC


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Description Vincent Danen 2014-01-07 19:15:33 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora.

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Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2014-01-07 19:15:41 UTC
Please use the following update submission link to create the Bodhi
request for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well
as this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get
updated when new packages are pushed to stable.

Please also ensure that the "Close bugs when update is stable" option
remains checked.

Bodhi update submission link:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/new/?type_=security&bugs=1048044,1049569

Comment 3 Hans de Goede 2014-07-08 09:27:10 UTC
The updates in question have hit the stable repository a long time ago already, closing.


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