Upstream information

CVE-2020-5496 at MITRE

Description

FontForge 20190801 has a heap-based buffer overflow in the Type2NotDefSplines() function in splinesave.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 5.4
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1160236 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2
  • fontforge >= 20200314-1.17
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 SP1
  • fontforge >= 20170731-4.3.2
  • fontforge-devel >= 20170731-4.3.2
  • fontforge-doc >= 20170731-4.3.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2020-118
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • fontforge >= 20170731-11.11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2020-393
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • fontforge >= 20170731-11.11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-393
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • fontforge >= 20170731-lp151.4.3.1
  • fontforge-debuginfo >= 20170731-lp151.4.3.1
  • fontforge-debugsource >= 20170731-lp151.4.3.1
  • fontforge-devel >= 20170731-lp151.4.3.1
  • fontforge-doc >= 20170731-lp151.4.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2020-89


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 fontforge Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 fontforge Released