Bug 2077991 (CVE-2022-27405) - CVE-2022-27405 FreeType: Segementation Fault
Summary: CVE-2022-27405 FreeType: Segementation Fault
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2022-27405
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2079261 2079262 2079263 2079255 2079256
Blocks: 2077982
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2022-04-22 19:07 UTC by amctagga
Modified: 2022-05-24 14:42 UTC (History)
18 users (show)

Fixed In Version: freetype 2.12.0
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A segmentation fault was found in the FreeType library. This flaw allows an attacker to attempt access to a memory location in a way that could cause an application to halt or crash, leading to a denial of service.
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Description amctagga 2022-04-22 19:07:55 UTC
FreeType commit 53dfdcd8198d2b3201a23c4bad9190519ba918db was discovered to contain a segmentation violation via the function FNT_Size_Request.


Comment 1 TEJ RATHI 2022-04-27 09:55:24 UTC
Created freetype tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2079255]

Created mingw-freetype tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2079256]

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