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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-9675

bdf/bdflib.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 identifies property names by only verifying that an initial substring is present, which allows remote attackers to discover heap pointer values and bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via a crafted BDF font.
Publish Date : 2015-02-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:0696: freetype security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20150696 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-2014-9675

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ~~lts~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Freetype Freetype 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 6.6.z Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5
Debian Debian Linux 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Freetype Freetype 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Hpc Node Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2

- References For CVE-2014-9675

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72986
BID 72986 FreeType Versions Prior to 2.5.4 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2016-11-18
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2016-11-01.html CONFIRM
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-05
GENTOO GLSA-201503-05
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0083.html CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-February/150162.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-2216
http://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=151
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-03/msg00091.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0627
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0696.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0696
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3188
DEBIAN DSA-3188
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2739-1
UBUNTU USN-2739-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2510-1
UBUNTU USN-2510-1
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/?id=2c4832d30939b45c05757f0a05128ce64c4cacc7 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-February/150148.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-2237

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-9675

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


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