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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2754

Integer signedness error in truetype/ttgload.c in Freetype 2.3.4 and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted TTF image with a negative n_points value, which leads to an integer overflow and heap-based buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2007-05-17 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-04-28 2007-04-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-2754 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20072754 unix
DSA-1302-1 freetype - integer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18574 unix
ELSA-2007:0403: freetype security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21823 unix
Integer signedness error in truetype/ttgload.c in Freetype 2.3.4 and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arb... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11325 unix
RHSA-2007:0403: freetype security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070403 unix
RHSA-2009:0329: freetype security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090329 unix
Security Vulnerability in FreeType 2 Font Engine May Allow Privilege Escalation Due to Heap Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5532 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-2754

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freetype Freetype 1

- References For CVE-2007-2754

http://secunia.com/advisories/25353
SECUNIA 25353
http://secunia.com/advisories/25350
SECUNIA 25350
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-11-14
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070602-01-P.asc
SGI 20070602-01-P
http://secunia.com/advisories/25386
SECUNIA 25386
http://secunia.com/advisories/25463
SECUNIA 25463
http://secunia.com/advisories/25483
SECUNIA 25483
http://secunia.com/advisories/25609
SECUNIA 25609
http://secunia.com/advisories/25612
SECUNIA 25612
http://secunia.com/advisories/25654
SECUNIA 25654
http://secunia.com/advisories/25705
SECUNIA 25705
http://secunia.com/advisories/25808
SECUNIA 25808
http://secunia.com/advisories/25894
SECUNIA 25894
http://secunia.com/advisories/25905
SECUNIA 25905
http://secunia.com/advisories/26305
SECUNIA 26305
http://secunia.com/advisories/26129
SECUNIA 26129
http://secunia.com/advisories/28298
SECUNIA 28298
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200033-1
SUNALERT 200033
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103171-1
SUNALERT 103171
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102967-1
SUNALERT 102967
http://secunia.com/advisories/30161
SECUNIA 30161
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1334
DEBIAN DSA-1334
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1302
DEBIAN DSA-1302
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-330.htm CONFIRM
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200705-22.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200705-22
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24074
BID 24074 FreeType TT_Load_Simple_Glyph() TTF File Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2010-06-01
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/469463/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070524 FLEA-2007-0020-1: freetype
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0403.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0403
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.018.html
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2007.018
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_41_freetype2.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:041
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:121
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:121
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-07
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200707-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200707-02
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018088
SECTRACK 1018088
http://secunia.com/advisories/35233
SECUNIA 35233
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0019/
TRUSTIX 2007-0019
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-466-1
UBUNTU USN-466-1
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1390 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/freetype-devel/2007-04/msg00041.html
MLIST [ft-devel] 20070427 Bug in fuzzed TTF file
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
SECUNIA 35074
http://osvdb.org/36509
OSVDB 36509
http://secunia.com/advisories/35200
SECUNIA 35200
http://secunia.com/advisories/35204
SECUNIA 35204
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2229
VUPEN ADV-2007-2229
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0329.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0329
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-1062.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1062
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/471286/30/6180/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070613 FLEA-2007-0025-1: openoffice.org
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1894
VUPEN ADV-2007-1894
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
VUPEN ADV-2009-1297
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0049
VUPEN ADV-2008-0049
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01401.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5644
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-May/msg01316.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-5558
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502565 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=240200 CONFIRM
http://cvs.savannah.nongnu.org/viewvc/freetype2/src/truetype/ttgload.c?root=freetype&r1=1.177&r2=1.178 CONFIRM
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
CERT TA09-133A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2754

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