Upstream information

CVE-2017-11576 at MITRE

Description

FontForge 20161012 does not ensure a positive size in a weight vector memcpy call in readcfftopdict (parsettf.c) resulting in DoS via a crafted otf file.

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 4.3 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 6.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/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 None Low
Integrity Impact None Low
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1050196 [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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Software Development Kit 11 SP4 fontforge Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 fontforge In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 fontforge In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 fontforge Released