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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2006-3467: LibXfont: Multiple integer overflows

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2006-3467: LibXfont: Multiple integer overflows

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/21/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Integer overflow in FreeType before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PCF file, as demonstrated by the Red Hat bad1.pcf test file, due to a partial fix of CVE-2006-1861.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-x11-libs-libxfont

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-x11-libs-libxfont

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