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CVE-2011-3256

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Overview

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.

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Apple Security Advisory 2012-02-01-1
Posted Feb 3, 2012
Authored by Apple | Site apple.com

Apple Security Advisory 2012-02-01-1 - Apple has addressed 48 security vulnerabilities. These issues existed in packages such as Address Book, Apache, CFNetwork, ColorSync, CoreAudio, CoreMedia, CoreText, curl and much more.

tags | advisory, vulnerability
systems | apple
advisories | CVE-2010-1637, CVE-2010-2813, CVE-2010-4554, CVE-2010-4555, CVE-2011-0200, CVE-2011-0241, CVE-2011-1148, CVE-2011-1167, CVE-2011-1657, CVE-2011-1752, CVE-2011-1783, CVE-2011-1921, CVE-2011-1938, CVE-2011-2023, CVE-2011-2192, CVE-2011-2202, CVE-2011-2204, CVE-2011-2483, CVE-2011-2895, CVE-2011-2937, CVE-2011-3182, CVE-2011-3189, CVE-2011-3246, CVE-2011-3248, CVE-2011-3249, CVE-2011-3250, CVE-2011-3252, CVE-2011-3256
SHA-256 | cf25033e1c0f7c890c4bb4bf4deec5fe01b2162ac354bd512e0fcd1426499d94
Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0094-01
Posted Feb 3, 2012
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2012-0094-01 - FreeType is a free, high-quality, portable font engine that can open and manage font files. It also loads, hints, and renders individual glyphs efficiently. Multiple input validation flaws were found in the way FreeType processed bitmap font files. If a specially-crafted font file was loaded by an application linked against FreeType, it could cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application. Multiple input validation flaws were found in the way FreeType processed CID-keyed fonts. If a specially-crafted font file was loaded by an application linked against FreeType, it could cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application.

tags | advisory, arbitrary
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2011-3256, CVE-2011-3439
SHA-256 | 033b8524d452d87287c2295177910aa84708de0727ca556cefeebeec8c3a92f8
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201201-09
Posted Jan 24, 2012
Authored by Gentoo | Site security.gentoo.org

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201201-9 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in FreeType, allowing remote attackers to possibly execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service. Versions less than 2.4.8 are affected.

tags | advisory, remote, denial of service, arbitrary, vulnerability
systems | linux, gentoo
advisories | CVE-2010-1797, CVE-2010-2497, CVE-2010-2498, CVE-2010-2499, CVE-2010-2500, CVE-2010-2519, CVE-2010-2520, CVE-2010-2527, CVE-2010-2541, CVE-2010-2805, CVE-2010-2806, CVE-2010-2807, CVE-2010-2808, CVE-2010-3053, CVE-2010-3054, CVE-2010-3311, CVE-2010-3814, CVE-2010-3855, CVE-2011-0226, CVE-2011-3256, CVE-2011-3439
SHA-256 | c2f545da77d59dcae89071ef5db306706481440c4f480de96b07a59229faf95e
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1267-1
Posted Nov 18, 2011
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 1267-1 - It was discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle certain malformed Type 1 font files. If a user were tricked into using a specially crafted font file, a remote attacker could cause FreeType to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges. It was discovered that FreeType did not correctly handle certain malformed CID-keyed PostScript font files. If a user were tricked into using a specially crafted font file, a remote attacker could cause FreeType to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, remote, arbitrary
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2011-3256, CVE-2011-3439
SHA-256 | 3f07f729c56b9fb562a98d9b5df7e587db14653aa0640e37a4c83bbc746482bc
Red Hat Security Advisory 2011-1402-01
Posted Oct 25, 2011
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2011-1402-01 - FreeType is a free, high-quality, portable font engine that can open and manage font files. It also loads, hints, and renders individual glyphs efficiently. The freetype packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 provide both the FreeType 1 and FreeType 2 font engines. The freetype packages for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 provide only the FreeType 2 font engine. Multiple input validation flaws were found in the way FreeType processed bitmap font files. If a specially-crafted font file was loaded by an application linked against FreeType, it could cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application.

tags | advisory, arbitrary
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2011-3256
SHA-256 | c7f037ddbca66c8170d8598d388997627e573c9e761a50b0b2ee169405cc1500
Debian Security Advisory 2328-1
Posted Oct 25, 2011
Authored by Debian | Site debian.org

Debian Linux Security Advisory 2328-1 - It was discovered that missing input sanitising in Freetype's glyph handling could lead to memory corruption, resulting in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

tags | advisory, denial of service, arbitrary
systems | linux, debian
advisories | CVE-2011-3256
SHA-256 | b1413231f598db1d72f7c2b56edb09c25552b5cbc1fc955dfd5627c937efee10
Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2011-157
Posted Oct 21, 2011
Authored by Mandriva | Site mandriva.com

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2011-157 - FreeType allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service via a crafted font. A regression was found in freetype2 in Mandriva Enterprise Server 5 that caused ugly font rendering with firefox. Additionally, improvements concerning the LZW handling (as noted in the freetype-2.4.7 version) was added. The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

tags | advisory, remote, denial of service, arbitrary
systems | linux, mandriva
advisories | CVE-2011-3256
SHA-256 | 6f11129e2987a35e63c2b055f657449a05b60e7b6e472f6484ab277b8302f973
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