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LIN5-20136 : Security Advisory - freetype - CVE-2014-9656

Created: Feb 25, 2015    Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Resolved Date: Mar 8, 2015
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace


The tt_sbit_decoder_load_image function in sfnt/ttsbit.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 does not properly check for an integer overflow, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted OpenType font.

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