CVE Details

Release Date:2011-01-07


Integer overflow in base/ftstream.c in libXft (aka the X FreeType library) in FreeType before 2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Compact Font Format (CFF) font file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow, related to an input stream position error issue, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-1797.

See more information about CVE-2010-3311 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 9.3 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: Complete
Integrity Impact: Complete Availability Impact: Complete

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Enterprise Linux version 4 (freetype)ELSA-2010-07372010-10-04
Oracle Enterprise Linux version 4 (freetype)ELSA-2010-08892010-11-16
Oracle Linux version 5 (freetype)ELSA-2010-07372010-10-04
Oracle Linux version 5 (freetype)ELSA-2010-08892010-11-16
Oracle Linux version 6 (freetype)ELSA-2010-08892010-11-16

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