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CVE-2006-2661 Detail

Description

ftutil.c in Freetype before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted font file that triggers a null dereference.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/30/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: FreeType, FreeType, 2.2

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060701-01-U
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Jun/0012.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016520
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102705-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-176.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1095
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:099
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0500.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436836/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18329
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0381
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=183676 Patch
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-429
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11692
https://usn.ubuntu.com/291-1/

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11692
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11692

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2661
NVD Published Date:
05/30/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018