Upstream information

CVE-2017-11575 at MITRE

Description

FontForge 20161012 is vulnerable to a buffer over-read in strnmatch (char.c) resulting in DoS or code execution via a crafted otf file, related to a call from the readttfcopyrights function in parsettf.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.8 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 6.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1050195 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • fontforge >= 20170731-11.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-2236
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • fontforge >= 20170731-11.8.1


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP2 Module for Desktop Applications fontforge Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 fontforge Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 fontforge Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 fontforge Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 fontforge Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 fontforge Already fixed