Bug 1992789 (CVE-2020-21682)

Summary: CVE-2020-21682 transfig: A global buffer overflow in the set_fill component in genge.c could result in a denial of service
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Michael Kaplan <mkaplan>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: databases-maint, hhorak, kasal, mschorm, panovotn, pkubat
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Bug Depends On: 2000737, 2000738    
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Description Michael Kaplan 2021-08-11 18:13:16 UTC
A global buffer overflow in the set_fill component in genge.c of fig2dev 3.2.7b allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) via converting a xfig file into ge format.

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https://sourceforge.net/p/mcj/tickets/72/