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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3855

Buffer overflow in the ft_var_readpackedpoints function in truetype/ttgxvar.c in FreeType 2.4.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TrueType GX font.
Publish Date : 2010-11-26 Last Update Date : 2012-12-18
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2010-10-18 2010-10-11
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3855 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20103855 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010:0889: freetype security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23180 unix
DSA-2155-1 freetype -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12409 unix
ELSA-2010:0889: freetype security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23556 unix
RHSA-2010:0889: freetype security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22278 unix
RHSA-2010:0889: freetype security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100889 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-2010-3855

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Freetype Freetype 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Freetype Freetype 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Freetype Freetype 2.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.8 Rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Freetype Freetype 2.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Freetype Freetype 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Freetype Freetype 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Freetype Freetype 2.2.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Freetype Freetype 2.3.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Freetype Freetype 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Freetype Freetype 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Freetype Freetype 2.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Freetype Freetype 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freetype Freetype 33

- References For CVE-2010-3855

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=602221 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/050965.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17742
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=59eb9f8cfe7d1df379a2318316d1f04f80fba54a CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0246
VUPEN ADV-2011-0246
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-03-09-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4565 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4564 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/48951
SECUNIA 48951
http://secunia.com/advisories/43138
SECUNIA 43138
http://secunia.com/advisories/42295
SECUNIA 42295
http://secunia.com/advisories/42289
SECUNIA 42289
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-07-15-2
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-07-15-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00005.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-03-09-3
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-03-21-1
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051231.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17728
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4581 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-November/051251.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17755
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0889.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0889
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:236
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:236
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4802 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4803 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2155
DEBIAN DSA-2155
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100122733 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:235
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:235
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44214
BID 44214 FreeType 'ft_var_readpackedpoints()' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2013-02-01
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024745
SECTRACK 1024745
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3037
VUPEN ADV-2010-3037
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1013-1
UBUNTU USN-1013-1
https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?31310 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3855

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