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CVE-2010-3855 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the ft_var_readpackedpoints function in truetype/ttgxvar.c in FreeType 2.4.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TrueType GX font.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
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://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=602221
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=59eb9f8cfe7d1df379a2318316d1f04f80fba54a
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00005.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050965.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051231.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051251.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4564
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4565
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4581
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4802
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4803
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100122733
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2155
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:235
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:236
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0889.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44214
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024745
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1013-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3037
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0246
https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?31310

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.8_rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.2.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:2.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.4.3


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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3855
NVD Published Date:
11/26/2010
NVD Last Modified:
12/18/2012