FreeType before 2.4.9, as used in Mozilla Firefox Mobile before 10.0.4
and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (invalid heap read operation and memory corruption) or
possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted header in a BDF font.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20120306 Re: CVE Request -- FreeType: Multiple security flaws to be fixed in v2.4.9
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