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CVE-2015-9290 Detail

Current Description

In FreeType before 2.6.1, a buffer over-read occurs in type1/t1parse.c on function T1_Get_Private_Dict where there is no check that the new values of cur and limit are sensible before going to Again.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/src/type1/t1parse.c?id=e3058617f384cb6709f3878f753fa17aca9e3a30 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/08/msg00019.html
https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?45923 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K38315305
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K38315305?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freetype:freetype:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2.6.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-9290
NVD Published Date:
07/30/2019
NVD Last Modified:
08/15/2019