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CVE-2006-1861 Detail

Current Description

Multiple integer overflows in FreeType before 2.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via attack vectors related to (1) bdf/bdflib.c, (2) sfnt/ttcmap.c, (3) cff/cffgload.c, and (4) the read_lwfn function and a crafted LWFN file in base/ftmac.c. NOTE: item 4 was originally identified by CVE-2006-2493.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/23/2006      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1861
Original release date:
05/23/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060701-01-U External Source SGI 20060701-01-U
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:021
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Jun/0012.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:037
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200607-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200607-02
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016522 External Source SECTRACK 1016522
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=416463 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=416463
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102705-1 External Source SUNALERT 102705
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-176.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-176.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1095 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1095
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-09.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200710-09
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:099 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:099
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0500.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0500
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0329.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0329
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1062.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:1062
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436836/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060612 rPSA-2006-0100-1 freetype
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18034 Patch External Source BID 18034
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-291-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-291-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1868 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-1868
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0381 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0381
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=128606 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=128606
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=190593 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=190593
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=190593#c8 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=190593#c8
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502565 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502565
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26553 External Source XF freetype-lwfn-overflow(26553)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-429 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-429
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9124 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9124
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01316.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5558
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01401.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5644

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9124
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9124

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