CVE-2010-2640

NameCVE-2010-2640
DescriptionArray index error in the PK font parser in the dvi-backend component in Evince 2.32 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted font in conjunction with a DVI file that is processed by the thumbnailer.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2357-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs609534

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
evince (PTS)wheezy3.4.0-3.1fixed
jessie3.14.1-2fixed
stretch, sid3.20.0-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
evincesource(unstable)2.30.3-2high609534
evincesourcelenny2.22.2-4~lenny2highDSA-2357-1

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