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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for freetype (ALAS-2015-502) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for freetype (ALAS-2015-502) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/08/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/02/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Mac_Read_POST_Resource function in base/ftobjs.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 proceeds with adding to length values without validating the original values, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow and heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted Mac font.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-demos
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-demos
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-freetype-devel

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