Upstream information

CVE-2017-7857 at MITRE

Description

FreeType 2 before 2017-03-08 has an out-of-bounds write caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the TT_Get_MM_Var function in truetype/ttgxvar.c and the sfnt_init_face function in sfnt/sfobjs.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1034189

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 freetype2 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 freetype2 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA freetype2 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 freetype2 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 freetype2 Not affected