Bug 1472788 (CVE-2017-9814) - CVE-2017-9814 cairo: Out-of-bounds read due to mishandling of unexpected malloc(0) call
Summary: CVE-2017-9814 cairo: Out-of-bounds read due to mishandling of unexpected mall...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2017-9814
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1472789 1472790 1472791
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-07-19 12:11 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-04-14 12:33 UTC (History)
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Description Adam Mariš 2017-07-19 12:11:42 UTC
cairo-truetype-subset.c in cairo 1.15.6 and earlier allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) because of
mishandling of an unexpected malloc(0) call.

Upstream bug:

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=101547

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2017-07-19 12:11:59 UTC
Created cairo tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1472790]


Created mingw-cairo tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1472789]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1472791]


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