Upstream information

CVE-2014-2240 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the cf2_hintmap_build function in cff/cf2hints.c in FreeType before 2.5.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large number of stem hints in a font 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
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 entries: 867620 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 916867 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • ft2demos >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • ft2demos >= 2.6.3-7.8.3
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • ft2demos >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • ft2demos >= 2.6.3-7.15.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.15.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • ft2demos >= 2.5.3-5.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.3-5.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.3-5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-111
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.10.1-4.3.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.10.1-4.3.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.10.1-4.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.10.1-4.8.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.10.1-4.8.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.10.1-4.8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.9-2.13
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.9-2.13
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.9-2.13
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3
  • ftdump >= 2.10.1-4.8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • ft2demos >= 2.5.3-5.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.3-5.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.3-5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-111
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • ft2demos >= 2.6.3-7.8.3
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-7.15.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.3-5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-111
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • ft2demos >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftbench >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftdiff >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftdump >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftgamma >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftgrid >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftinspect >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftlint >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftmulti >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftstring >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftvalid >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • ftview >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA ft2demos-2.9-lp150.2.1
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libfreetype6-2.9-lp150.2.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.7-1.1
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 2.7-1.1
  • ft2demos >= 2.7-1.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.7-1.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.7-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA freetype2-devel-2.7-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ft2demos-2.7-1.1


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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 Desktop 12 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS firefox-freetype2 In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 freetype2 Released