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CVE-2011-5244

Published: 19 November 2012

Multiple off-by-one errors in the (1) token and (2) linetoken functions in backend/dvi/mdvi-lib/afmparse.c in t1lib, as used in teTeX 3.0.x, GNOME evince, and possibly other products, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a DVI file containing a crafted Adobe Font Metrics (AFM) file, different vulnerabilities than CVE-2010-2642 and CVE-2011-0433.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
evince
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.91.5)
This vulnerability is mitigated in part by an AppArmor profile.