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CVE-2006-3467

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2006-07-18
Bugzilla: 487070: CVE-2006-3467 freetype: integer overflow vulnerability due to incomplete fix for CVE-2006-1861

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in FreeType before 2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PCF file, as demonstrated by the Red Hat bad1.pcf test file, due to a partial fix of CVE-2006-1861.

Find out more about CVE-2006-3467 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (XFree86) RHSA-2006:0635 August 21, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (freetype) RHSA-2006:0500 July 18, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (XFree86) RHSA-2006:0635 August 21, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (freetype) RHSA-2006:0500 July 18, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (freetype) RHSA-2006:0500 July 18, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (xorg-x11) RHSA-2006:0634 August 21, 2006

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