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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-1552

t1lib 5.1.2 and earlier, as used in Xpdf before 3.02pl6, teTeX, and other products, reads from invalid memory locations, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted Type 1 font in a PDF document, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-0764.
Publish Date : 2011-03-31 Last Update Date : 2019-03-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2011-03-31 2011-03-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0137 -- texlive security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27783 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0062 -- t1lib security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27492 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1201 -- tetex security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27817 unix
DSA-2388-1 t1lib -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15180 unix
ELSA-2012:0062: t1lib security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23773 unix
ELSA-2012:0137: texlive security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23808 unix
ELSA-2012:1201: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23118 unix
RHSA-2012:0062: t1lib security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120062 unix
RHSA-2012:0062: t1lib security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20742 unix
RHSA-2012:0137: texlive security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120137 unix
RHSA-2012:0137: texlive security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20633 unix
RHSA-2012:1201: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21325 unix
RHSA-2012:1201: tetex security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121201 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-2011-1552

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
No vulnerable product found. If the vulnerability is created recently it may take a few days to gather vulnerable products list and other information like cvss scores. Please check again in a few days.

- References For CVE-2011-1552
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1201
GENTOO GLSA-201701-57
SECTRACK 1025266
VUPEN ADV-2011-0728
BUGTRAQ 20110327 TSSA-2011-01 xpdf : multiple vulnerabilities allow remote code execution

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-1552

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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