CVE-2014-9672 Detail

Current Description

Array index error in the parse_fond function in base/ftmac.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) or obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted FOND resource in a Mac font file.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0083.html Third Party Advisory 
http://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=155 Exploit 
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=18a8f0d9943369449bc4de92d411c78fb08d616c Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-03/msg00091.html Third Party Advisory 
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/134395/FreeType-2.5.3-Mac-FOND-Resource-Parsing-Out-Of-Bounds-Read-From-Stack.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3188 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72986
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2510-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2739-1 Third Party Advisory 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-05

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9672
NVD Published Date:
02/08/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE