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CVE-2010-2642 (NVD)

- Vulnerability Info (edit)
2011-01-07

Heap-based buffer overflow in the AFM font parser in the dvi-backend component in Evince 2.32 and earlier, teTeX 3.0, t1lib 5.1.2, and possibly other products allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font in conjunction with a DVI file that is processed by the thumbnailer.

Products evince, t1lib, tetex
Type Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)
First patch None
Links http://git.gnome.org/browse/evince/commit/?id=d4139205b010ed06310d14284e63114e88ec6de2
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-57
http://secunia.com/advisories/42821
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:017
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052910.html
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