[Oraclevm-errata] OVMSA-2015-0036 Important: Oracle VM 3.3 freetype security update

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Thu Mar 19 09:55:51 PDT 2015

Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2015-0036

The following updated rpms for Oracle VM 3.3 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Fixes CVE-2014-9657
    - Check minimum size of `record_size'.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9658
    - Use correct value for minimum table length test.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9675
    - New macro that checks one character more than `strncmp'.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9660
    - Check `_BDF_GLYPH_BITS'.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9661
    - Initialize `face->ttf_size'.
    - Always set `face->ttf_size' directly.
    - Exclusively use the `truetype' font driver for loading
      the font contained in the `sfnts' array.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9663
    - Fix order of validity tests.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9664
    - Add another boundary testing.
    - Fix boundary testing.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9667
    - Protect against addition overflow.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9669
    - Protect against overflow in additions and multiplications.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9670
    - Add sanity checks for row and column values.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9671
    - Check `size' and `offset' values.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9673
    - Fix integer overflow by a broken POST table in resource-fork.
- Fixes CVE-2014-9674
    - Fix integer overflow by a broken POST table in resource-fork.
    - Additional overflow check in the summation of POST fragment lengths.
- Work around behaviour of X11's `pcfWriteFont' and `pcfReadFont' functions
- Resolves: #1197737

- Fix CVE-2012-5669
     (Use correct array size for checking `glyph_enc')
- Resolves: #903543

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