CVE-2006-1861

NameCVE-2006-1861
DescriptionMultiple integer overflows in FreeType before 2.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via attack vectors related to (1) bdf/bdflib.c, (2) sfnt/ttcmap.c, (3) cff/cffgload.c, and (4) the read_lwfn function and a crafted LWFN file in base/ftmac.c. NOTE: item 4 was originally identified by CVE-2006-2493.
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ReferencesDSA-1095-1
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
freetype (PTS)stretch2.6.3-3.2+deb9u1fixed
buster2.9.1-3+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid2.10.2+dfsg-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
freetypesourcewoody2.0.9-1woody1DSA-1095-1
freetypesourcesarge2.1.7-2.5DSA-1095-1
freetypesource(unstable)2.2.1-1

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