Day: March 18, 2015

libxfont errata

Patches are now available to fix buffer overflows in libXfont. This issue
affects 5.5, 5.6, and the forthcoming 5.7 release.

For more details, refer to the X.org advisory:
http://www.x.org/wiki/Development/Security/Advisory-2015-03-17/

5.5 patch:
http://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/patches/5.5/common/023_libxfont.patch.sig

5.6 patch:
http://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/patches/5.6/common/019_libxfont.patch.sig

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OpenBSD 5.6 errata 19, March 18, 2015

More BDF file parsing issues in libXfont

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