CVE-2010-2642

NameCVE-2010-2642
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the AFM font parser in the dvi-backend component in Evince 2.32 and earlier, teTeX 3.0, t1lib 5.1.2, and possibly other products 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; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2357-1, DSA-2388-1
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
jessie3.14.1-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid3.20.1-1fixed
t1lib (PTS)wheezy5.1.2-3.6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
evincesource(unstable)3.0.2-1high609534
evincesourcelenny2.22.2-4~lenny2highDSA-2357-1
evincesourcesqueeze2.30.3-2+squeeze1high
t1libsource(unstable)5.1.2-3.5high
t1libsourcelenny5.1.2-3+lenny1high
t1libsourcesqueeze5.1.2-3+squeeze1high

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