DescriptionInteger overflow in FreeType2 before 2.3.6 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted set of 16-bit length values within the Private dictionary table in a Printer Font Binary (PFB) file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:014, published Fri, 04 Jul 2008 15:00:00 +0000
Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS||firefox-freetype2||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS||firefox-freetype2||Affected|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:48:27 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Dec 8 16:25:59 2023