Upstream information

CVE-2014-9745 at MITRE

Description

The parse_encoding function in type1/t1load.c in FreeType before 2.5.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a "broken number-with-base" in a Postscript stream, as demonstrated by 8#garbage.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 2.1
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 945849 [RESOLVED], 947966 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • freetype2 >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
  • freetype2-32bit >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
  • freetype2-x86 >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
  • ft2demos >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
Patchnames:
slessp4-freetype2-12528
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • freetype2 >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 2.3.7-25.41.4
Patchnames:
sdksp4-freetype2-12528
openSUSE 13.1
  • freetype2 >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • freetype2-debugsource >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • ft2demos >= 2.5.0-2.10.1
  • ft2demos-debuginfo >= 2.5.0-2.10.1
  • ft2demos-debugsource >= 2.5.0-2.10.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • libfreetype6-debuginfo >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
  • libfreetype6-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.5.0.1-2.10.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-639


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 freetype2 Released
SLED-10-SP4 freetype2 Released
SLES for SAP Applications freetype2 Released
SLES-10-SP3 freetype2 Released
SLES-10-SP4 freetype2 Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 freetype2 In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 freetype2 Not affected