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CVE-2010-1797 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the cff_decoder_parse_charstrings function in the CFF Type2 CharStrings interpreter in cff/cffgload.c in FreeType before 2.4.2, as used in Apple iOS before 4.0.2 on the iPhone and iPod touch and before 3.2.2 on the iPad, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted CFF opcodes in embedded fonts in a PDF document, as demonstrated by JailbreakMe. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/16/2010
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://freetype.sourceforge.net/index2.html#release-freetype-2.4.2
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=018f5c27813dd7eef4648fe254632ecea0c85a50
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=11d65e8a1f1f14e56148fd991965424d9bd1cdbc
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Aug/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Aug/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory
http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/freetype2/2.4.2/NEWS/view
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4291 Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4292 Vendor Advisory
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/14538 Exploit
http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00002002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/42151 Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-972-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2018 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2106 Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/maverick/+source/freetype/+bug/617019
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=621144
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/60856

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.3:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1797
NVD Published Date:
08/16/2010
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017