Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 202683
CVE-2006-3467 Xorg PCF handling Integer overflow
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:08:42 EDT
Same issue affects fc6test2
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #202469 +++
An integer overflow was discovered in the way freetype processes malformed PCF
files. It seems that Xorg also contains the same PCF processing code as
freetype, there it too is vulnerable this issue.
We initally described this issue for freetype in bug 190593.
The upstream bug is here:
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2006-08-14 14:09 EST --
The upstream patch is attachment 134155 [details]
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2006-08-14 14:37 EST --
We should also try to fix this in FC6
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2006-08-14 14:58 EST --
Moving to libXfont component.
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2006-08-14 18:56 EST --
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2006-08-14 19:27 EST --
libXfont-1.0.0-3 has been pushed for fc5, which should resolve this issue. If
these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in
this bug report.