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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3311: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3311: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/07/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Integer overflow in base/ftstream.c in libXft (aka the X FreeType library) in FreeType before 2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Compact Font Format (CFF) font file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, related to an "input stream position error" issue, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-1797.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-libs-freetype

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