CVE-2010-2642

Priority
Medium
Description
Heap-based buffer overflow in the AFM font parser in the dvi-backend
component in Evince 2.32 and earlier, teTeX 3.0, t1lib 5.1.2, and possibly
other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font
in conjunction with a DVI file that is processed by the thumbnailer.
References
Bugs
Notes
 jdstrand> 5.1.2-3.4 in Debian clams to have fixed this, but the patch wasn't
  applied
Assigned-to
jdstrand
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):not-affected
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=d4139205b010ed06310d14284e63114e88ec6de2
Package
Source: t1lib (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:pending (5.1.2-3.5)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):released (5.1.2-3.4ubuntu1)
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Updated: 2015-07-29 20:38:46 UTC (commit 9756)