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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0226: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-0226: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/19/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Integer signedness error in psaux/t1decode.c in FreeType before 2.4.6, as used in CoreGraphics in Apple iOS before 4.2.9 and 4.3.x before 4.3.4 and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted Type 1 font in a PDF document, as exploited in the wild in July 2011.

Solution(s)

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

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