Executive Summary

Name CVE-2014-9747 First vendor Publication 2016-06-07
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2016-06-08

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Overall CVSS Score 7.5
Base Score 7.5 Environmental Score 7.5
impact SubScore 3.6 Temporal Score 7.5
Exploitabality Sub Score 3.9
Attack Vector Network Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None Availability Impact High
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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The t42_parse_encoding function in type42/t42parse.c in FreeType before 2.5.4 does not properly update the current position for immediates-only mode, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a Type42 font.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9747

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-399 Resource Management Errors

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 56
Os 2

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2016-04-27 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-1149-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-10-12 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2015-639.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-10-07 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-3370.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-10-01 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-319.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
CONFIRM http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/freetype/freetype2.git/tree/src/type42/t42pa...
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3370
MISC https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?41309
MLIST http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/09/11/4

Alert History

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Date Informations
2020-05-23 01:54:03
  • Multiple Updates
2020-05-23 00:43:11
  • Multiple Updates
2016-06-08 21:23:49
  • Multiple Updates
2016-06-08 17:26:02
  • First insertion