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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9675: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-9675: FreeType: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
02/08/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

bdf/bdflib.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 identifies property names by only verifying that an initial substring is present, which allows remote attackers to discover heap pointer values and bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via a crafted BDF font.

Solution(s)

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

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