Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in HarfBuzz, the worst of which could allow remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.
|Package||media-libs/harfbuzz on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.0.6|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.0.6|
HarfBuzz is an OpenType text shaping engine.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in HarfBuzz. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote attackers, through the use of crafted data, could cause a Denial of Service condition or have other unspecified impacts.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All HarfBuzz users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/harfbuzz-1.0.6"
January 31, 2017
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