CVE-2006-3739

Published: 13 September 2006

Integer overflow in the CIDAFM function in X.Org 6.8.2 and XFree86 X server allows local users to execute arbitrary code via crafted Adobe Font Metrics (AFM) files with a modified number of character metrics (StartCharMetrics), which leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
libxfont
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.2.2)
xorg
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage