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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1136

Original release date: 04/25/2012
Last revised: 12/28/2012


FreeType before 2.4.9, as used in Mozilla Firefox Mobile before 10.0.4 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid heap write operation and memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted glyph or bitmap data in a BDF font that lacks an ENCODING field.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2012:0521
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2428
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:0467
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-21.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=800594
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2012-09-19-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2012:0483
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201204-04
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5503
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=733512
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120306 Re: CVE Request -- FreeType: Multiple security flaws to be fixed in v2.4.9

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:10.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:10.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:10.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:9.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:8.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:7.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:6.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:5.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:4.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:4.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:4.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:4.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:4.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:1.0
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.9
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.9
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.3
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.8:rc1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.5
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.7
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.6
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.2
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.8
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.7
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.6
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.2
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.0
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.12
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.11
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.10
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.0
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.5
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.2
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.9
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.4
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.4
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.3.3
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.7
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.6
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.8_rc1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.8
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.3
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.10
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.5
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.1.4
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.6
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:1.3.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.8
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.7
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.5
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.4
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.3
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.2
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0.1
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_mobile:10.0.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:freetype:freetype:2.4.8 and previous versions

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