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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2642: Evince: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2642: Evince: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/07/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/29/2021

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the AFM font parser in the dvi-backend component in Evince 2.32 and earlier, teTeX 3.0, t1lib 5.1.2, and possibly other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font in conjunction with a DVI file that is processed by the thumbnailer.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-text-evince
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-libs-t1lib

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