Out-of-bounds Read

Affecting freetype package, versions <2.5.2-3+deb8u3

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Overview

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.

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CVSS Score

9.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE
CVE-2015-9290
CWE
CWE-125
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN8-FREETYPE-455988
Disclosed
30 Jul, 2019
Published
30 Jul, 2019