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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3467

Integer overflow in FreeType before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PCF file, as demonstrated by the Red Hat bad1.pcf test file, due to a partial fix of CVE-2006-1861.
Publish Date : 2006-07-21 Last Update Date : 2016-08-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-07-17 2006-07-18
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3467 unix
Integer overflow in FreeType before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execut... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10673 unix
RHSA-2006:0500: freetype security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060500 unix
RHSA-2006:0634: xorg-x11 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060634 unix
RHSA-2006:0635: XFree86 security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060635 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-3467

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freetype Freetype 1

- References For CVE-2006-3467
SGI 20060701-01-U
VUPEN ADV-2007-0381
VUPEN ADV-2006-4502
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0008 - VMware ESX Server 2.0.2 Upgrade Patch 2
TRUSTIX 2006-0052
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0007 - VMware ESX Server 2.1.3 Upgrade Patch 2
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0005 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.4 Upgrade Patch 1
BUGTRAQ 20061113 VMSA-2006-0006 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.3 Upgrade Patch 4
BUGTRAQ 20060825 rPSA-2006-0157-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0634
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0500
SECTRACK 1016522
GENTOO GLSA-200609-04
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:045
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-02-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3467

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