About the security content of the iOS 3.2.2 Update for iPad

This document describes the security content of the iOS 3.2.2 Update for iPad, which can be downloaded and installed using iTunes.

This document describes the security content of the iOS 3.2.2 Update for iPad, which can be downloaded and installed using iTunes.

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Where possible, CVE IDs are used to reference the vulnerabilities for further information.

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iOS 3.2.2 Update for iPad

  • FreeType

    CVE-ID: CVE-2010-1797

    Available for: iOS 3.2 and 3.2.1 for iPad

    Impact: Viewing a PDF document with maliciously crafted embedded fonts may allow arbitrary code execution

    Description: A stack buffer overflow exists in FreeType's handling of CFF opcodes. Viewing a PDF document with maliciously crafted embedded fonts may allow arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved bounds checking.

  • IOSurface

    CVE-ID: CVE-2010-2973

    Available for: iOS 3.2 and 3.2.1 for iPad

    Impact: Malicious code running as the user may gain system privileges

    Description: An integer overflow exists in the handling of IOSurface properties, which may allow malicious code running as the user to gain system privileges. This issue is addressed through improved bounds checking.

 

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