GLSA-201507-10 : t1utils: Arbitrary code execution

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201507-10
(t1utils: Arbitrary code execution)

t1utils has a buffer overflow in the set_cs_start function in
t1disasm.c.

Impact :

A remote attacker could cause a denial of service and possibly execute
arbitrary code via a crafted font file.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201507-10

Solution :

All t1utils users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/t1utils-1.39'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86081 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74674

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3905

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