Upstream information

CVE-2008-1807 at MITRE

Description

FreeType2 before 2.3.6 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via an invalid "number of axes" field in a Printer Font Binary (PFB) file, which triggers a free of arbitrary memory locations, leading to memory corruption.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 399169 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • freetype2 >= 2.3.5-62.2
  • freetype2-32bit >= 2.3.5-62.2
  • freetype2-64bit >= 2.3.5-62.2
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.3.5-62.2
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 2.3.5-62.2
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Open Enterprise Server
  • freetype2 >= 2.1.7-53.19
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.1.7-53.19
sled10.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2.s390x
sles10.x86
core9.ia64
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.ppc
sled10.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.ppc
core9.ppc
core9.s390x
sles9-nld.x86-64
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
core9.s390
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5361
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • freetype2 >= 2.1.7-53.19
  • freetype2-32bit >= 9-200806170342
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.1.7-53.19
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 9-200806170342
sled10.x86
sles10.s390x
sles10-sp2.s390x
sles10.x86
core9.ia64
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.ppc
sled10.x86-64
core9.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sled10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.ppc
core9.ppc
core9.s390x
sles9-nld.x86-64
core9.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
core9.s390
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles10.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5361