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Bug 234055 - CVE-2007-1351 Multiple font integer overflows (CVE-2007-1352)
Summary: CVE-2007-1351 Multiple font integer overflows (CVE-2007-1352)
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: XFree86
Version: 3.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Søren Sandmann Pedersen
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Whiteboard: impact=important,reported=20070322,em...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-26 20:22 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2014-06-18 09:09 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0125
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-03 19:15:35 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Proposed upstream patch (deleted)
2007-03-26 20:27 UTC, Josh Bressers
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0125 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: XFree86 security update 2007-04-03 19:15:10 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2007-03-26 20:22:11 UTC
iDEFENSE has reported two font related integer overflows.

CVE-2007-1351 describes an integer overflow in the way X parses a BDF font file.

CVE-2007-1352 describes an integer overflow in thw way X parses a fonts.dir file.

Both of these flaws could allow a local attacker to gain elevated privileges.

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2007-03-26 20:27:39 UTC
Created attachment 150950 [details]
Proposed upstream patch

Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2007-04-03 16:41:25 UTC
Lifting embargo

Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-04-03 19:15:35 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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