Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 234058
CVE-2007-1351 Multiple font integer overflows (CVE-2007-1352)
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:09:16 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #234055 +++
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.
attachment 150950 [details] is the proposed upstream patch
Created attachment 151078 [details]
Another broken font
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
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