CVE-2016-1969

NameCVE-2016-1969
DescriptionThe setAttr function in Graphite 2 before 1.3.6, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.6.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted Graphite smart font.
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)
ReferencesDSA-3477-1, DSA-3515-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid69.0-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)jessie52.8.1esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)60.9.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch60.7.1esr-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)60.9.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster60.8.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
buster (security)60.9.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye60.8.0esr-1fixed
sid68.1.0esr-1fixed
graphite2 (PTS)jessie (security), jessie1.3.10-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1.3.10-1fixed
buster1.3.13-7fixed
bullseye, sid1.3.13-8fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)45.0-1medium
firefox-esrsource(unstable)45.0esr-1medium
graphite2source(unstable)1.3.6-1medium
graphite2sourcejessie1.3.6-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3515-1
graphite2sourcewheezy1.3.6-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3515-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
iceweaselsourcejessie38.6.1esr-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3477-1
iceweaselsourcewheezy38.6.1esr-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3477-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-38/

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