CVE-2015-9290

NameCVE-2015-9290
DescriptionIn FreeType before 2.6.1, a buffer over-read occurs in type1/t1parse.c on function T1_Get_Private_Dict where there is no check that the new values of cur and limit are sensible before going to Again.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1887-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
freetype (PTS)jessie2.5.2-3+deb8u2vulnerable
jessie (security)2.5.2-3+deb8u3fixed
stretch2.6.3-3.2fixed
buster2.9.1-3fixed
bullseye, sid2.9.1-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
freetypesource(unstable)2.6.1-0.1high
freetypesourcejessie2.5.2-3+deb8u3highDLA-1887-1

Notes

http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/commit/src/type1/t1parse.c?id=e3058617f384cb6709f3878f753fa17aca9e3a30
https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?45923

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