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Updated FontForge packages are available for Debian GNU/Linux 10 LTS to address multiple vulnerabilities:

[DLA 3754-1] fontforge security update

[DLA 3754-1] fontforge security update

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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-3754-1 Adrian Bunk
March 08, 2024
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Package : fontforge
Version : 1:20170731~dfsg-1+deb10u1
CVE ID : CVE-2020-5395 CVE-2020-5496 CVE-2024-25081 CVE-2024-25082
Debian Bug : 948231 1064967

Multiple vulnerabilities have been fixed in the font editor FontForge.


Use-after-free in SFD_GetFontMetaData()


Buffer overflow in Type2NotDefSplines()


Spline Font command injection via crafted filenames


Spline Font command injection via crafted archives or compressed files

For Debian 10 buster, these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your fontforge packages.

For the detailed security status of fontforge please refer to
its security tracker page at:

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