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CVE-2018-6942 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in FreeType 2 through 2.9. A NULL pointer dereference in the Ins_GETVARIATION() function within ttinterp.c could lead to DoS via a crafted font file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/13/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6942
Original release date:
02/13/2018
Last revised:
02/13/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=5736 External Source MISC https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=5736
https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=29c759284e305ec428703c9a5831d0b1fc3497ef External Source MISC https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=29c759284e305ec428703c9a5831d0b1fc3497ef

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