Public Date:
865779: CVE-2012-4512 kdelibs: Heap-based buffer overflow when parsing location of a font face source

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

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Find out more about CVE-2012-4512 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 FasTrack (kdelibs) RHSA-2012:1418 2012-10-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (kdelibs) RHSA-2012:1416 2012-10-30

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 kdelibs Not affected