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CVE-2011-5244 Detail

Current Description

Multiple off-by-one errors in the (1) token and (2) linetoken functions in backend/dvi/mdvi-lib/afmparse.c in t1lib, as used in teTeX 3.0.x, GNOME evince, and possibly other products, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a DVI file containing a crafted Adobe Font Metrics (AFM) file, different vulnerabilities than CVE-2010-2642 and CVE-2011-0433.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=439c5070022e
http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=d4139205b010
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/03/04/21
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=643882
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80271
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-57

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnome:evince:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:t1lib:t1lib:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:tetex:tetex:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-5244
NVD Published Date:
11/19/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017