Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Chris Evans discovered that Ghostscript contained a buffer overflow in
its color space handling code. If a user or automated system were
tricked into opening a crafted Postscript file, an attacker could
cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code with privileges of
the user invoking the program. (CVE-2008-0411).
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 31848 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-0411