Upstream information

CVE-2014-2241 at MITRE

Description

The (1) cf2_initLocalRegionBuffer and (2) cf2_initGlobalRegionBuffer functions in cff/cf2ft.c in FreeType before 2.5.3 do not properly check if a subroutine exists, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure), as demonstrated by a crafted ttf 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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 867620 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.3-2.18
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.3-2.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.9-2.13
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.9-2.13
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.9-2.13
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA freetype2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.3-2.9
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.3-2.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libfreetype6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.3-2.18
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA freetype2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.5-7.5.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA freetype2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-7.8.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA freetype2-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-7.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA freetype2-devel
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.9-lp150.2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libfreetype6
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.5.5-8.2
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.5.5-8.2
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.5.5-8.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA freetype2-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-1.2
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-1.2
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA freetype2-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.6.3-4.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.6.3-4.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.6.3-4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA freetype2-devel
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • freetype2-devel >= 2.7-1.1
  • freetype2-devel-32bit >= 2.7-1.1
  • libfreetype6 >= 2.7-1.1
  • libfreetype6-32bit >= 2.7-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA freetype2-devel


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA freetype2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA freetype2 Released