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CVE-2010-2642 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the AFM font parser in the dvi-backend component in Evince 2.32 and earlier, teTeX 3.0, t1lib 5.1.2, and possibly other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font in conjunction with a DVI file that is processed by the thumbnailer.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/07/2011

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-2642
Original release date:
01/07/2011
Last revised:
06/30/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.6 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=d4139205b010ed06310d14284e63114e88ec6de2 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=d4139205b010ed06310d14284e63114e88ec6de2
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052910.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2011-0208
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052995.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2011-0224
http://lists.mandriva.com/security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.php External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:005
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-04/msg00000.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:005
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1201.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2012:1201
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2357 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2357
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:016 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:016
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:017 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:017
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:144 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:144
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0009.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2011:0009
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45678 External Source BID 45678
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024937 External Source SECTRACK 1024937
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1035-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1035-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0029 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0029
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0043 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0043
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0056 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0056
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0097 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0097
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0102 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0102
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0193 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0193
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0194 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0194
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=666318 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=666318
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-57 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201701-57

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.29:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.29.92:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.30.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.30.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.90:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:2.31.92:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:redhat:evince:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 2.32
cpe:2.3:a:t1lib:t1lib:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:tug:tetex:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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