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Bug 833565 (CVE-2022-23318, CVE-2022-23319) - media-fonts/pcf2bdf: multiple vulnerabilities
Summary: media-fonts/pcf2bdf: multiple vulnerabilities
Alias: CVE-2022-23318, CVE-2022-23319
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [ebuild]
Depends on:
Reported: 2022-02-17 20:42 UTC by John Helmert III
Modified: 2024-04-21 20:51 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description John Helmert III archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2022-02-17 20:42:42 UTC
CVE-2022-23319 (

A segmentation fault during PCF file parsing in pcf2bdf versions >=1.05 allows an attacker to trigger a program crash via a specially crafted PCF font file. This crash affects the availability of the software and dependent downstream components.

This CVE has a practically useless description and no references other
than the GitHub repository. However, there are a bunch of obvious
security fix commits, so would be best to get a snapshot:
Comment 1 Hans de Graaff gentoo-dev Security 2023-10-25 11:48:29 UTC
This has been fixed in pcf2bdf-1.07.