Bug 234055 - CVE-2007-1351 Multiple font integer overflows (CVE-2007-1352)
CVE-2007-1351 Multiple font integer overflows (CVE-2007-1352)
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Søren Sandmann Pedersen
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-03-26 16:22 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2014-06-18 05:09 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0125
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-04-03 15:15:35 EDT
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Proposed upstream patch (1.50 KB, patch)
2007-03-26 16:27 EDT, Josh Bressers
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Description Josh Bressers 2007-03-26 16:22:11 EDT
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 16:27:39 EDT
Created attachment 150950 [details]
Proposed upstream patch
Comment 5 Josh Bressers 2007-04-03 12:41:25 EDT
Lifting embargo
Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-04-03 15:15:35 EDT
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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