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CVE-2014-1509

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Buffer overflow in the _cairo_truetype_index_to_ucs4 function in cairo, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 28.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.4, Thunderbird before 24.4, and SeaMonkey before 2.25, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted extension that renders fonts in a PDF document.

Details Source

Mitre

Public Date

2014-03-18 00:00:00

Impact

Moderate

Bugzilla

CVE-2014-1509 Mozilla: Memory corruption in Cairo during PDF font rendering (MFSA 2014-27)

Bugzilla ID

1 077 028

CVSS Status

draft

Base Score

5.10

Base Metrics

AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges John Thomson as the original reporter.

External References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-27.html

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2014:0310 2014-03-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0316 2014-03-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0316 2014-03-19
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2014:0310 2014-03-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0316 2014-03-19