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graphite2 -- out-of-bounds write with malicious font

Affected packages
graphite2 < 1.3.9_1
linux-c7-graphite2 < 1.3.10


VuXML ID cf133acc-82e7-4755-a66a-5ddf90dacbe6
Discovery 2017-04-19
Entry 2017-04-19
Modified 2017-04-20

Mozilla Foundation reports:

An out-of-bounds write in the Graphite 2 library triggered with a maliciously crafted Graphite font. This results in a potentially exploitable crash. This issue was fixed in the Graphite 2 library as well as Mozilla products.


CVE Name CVE-2017-5436