Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 235265
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 #234058 +++
+++ 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.
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2007-03-26 16:29 EST --
attachment 150950 [details] is the proposed upstream patch
This flaw also affects FC5
Ping on this flaw, we need to fix this.
Sandmann: please do push an updated package for FC6
Was fixed by
* Fri Apr 06 2007 Adam Jackson <email@example.com> 1.2.8-1
- libXfont 1.2.8.