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LIN5-13830 : Security Advisory - freetype - CVE-2012-5668

Created: Feb 3, 2013    Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Resolved Date: Jul 31, 2013
Previous ID: LIN3-24617
Found In Version: 5.0
Fix Version: 5.0.1.6
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace

Description

FreeType before 2.4.11 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via vectors related to BDF fonts and the improper handling of an allocation error in the bdf_free_font function.

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2012-5668

Workaround

Unknown

Steps to Reproduce

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