|Bugzilla:||632267: CVE-2010-2883 Acroread: Stack-based buffer overflow by processing certain fonts (APSA10-02)|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Stack-based buffer overflow in CoolType.dll in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.4, and 8.x before 8.2.5 on Windows and Mac OS X, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a PDF document with a long field in a Smart INdependent Glyphlets (SING) table in a TTF font, as exploited in the wild in September 2010. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (acroread)||RHSA-2010:0743||October 06, 2010|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (acroread)||RHSA-2010:0743||October 06, 2010|
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