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CVE-2006-3467 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in FreeType before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PCF file, as demonstrated by the Red Hat bad1.pcf test file, due to a partial fix of CVE-2006-1861.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/21/2006      View Analysis Description

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SGI 20060701-01-U External Source MISC External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:021 External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:045 External Source SECUNIA 21062 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200609-04 External Source SECTRACK 1016522 External Source SUNALERT 102705 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source DEBIAN DSA-1178 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1193 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:129 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:148 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0500 Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0634 Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0635 External Source BUGTRAQ 20060825 rPSA-2006-0157-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs External Source BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0006 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.3 Upgrade Patch 4 External Source BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0007 - VMware ESX Server 2.1.3 Upgrade Patch 2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0005 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.4 Upgrade Patch 1 External Source BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0008 - VMware ESX Server 2.0.2 Upgrade Patch 2 External Source TRUSTIX 2006-0052 External Source UBUNTU USN-324-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-341-1 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4502 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4522 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0381 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10673

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