CVE-2014-2240

Priority
Medium
Description
Stack-based buffer overflow in the cf2_hintmap_build function in
cff/cf2hints.c in FreeType before 2.5.3 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large
number of stem hints in a font file.
References
Bugs
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (2.5.3)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander):released (2.4.12-0ubuntu1.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.5.2-1ubuntu2)
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=0eae6eb0645264c98812f0095e0f5df4541830e6
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Updated: 2014-03-17 13:14:33 UTC (commit 7847)