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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Chris Evans from the Google Security Team reported a stack-based
buffer overflow flaw in Ghostscript's zseticcspace() function. An
attacker could create a malicious PostScript file that would cause
Ghostscript to execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2008-0411)
These updated packages also fix a bug, which prevented the pxlmono
printer driver from producing valid output on Scientific Linux 4.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60366 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-0411
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