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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-3256

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-3256

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/14/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

FreeType 2 before 2.4.7, as used in CoreGraphics in Apple iOS before 5, Mandriva Enterprise Server 5, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted font, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-0226.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-freetype2
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-devel
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-devel-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-freetype2-x86
  • suse-upgrade-ft2demos
  • suse-upgrade-libfreetype6
  • suse-upgrade-libfreetype6-32bit

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