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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Multiple integer overflow flaws which could lead to heap-based buffer
overflows, as well as multiple insufficient input validation flaws,
were found in Ghostscript's International Color Consortium Format
library (icclib). Using specially crafted ICC profiles, an attacker
could create a malicious PostScript or PDF file with embedded images
which could cause Ghostscript to crash, or, potentially, execute
arbitrary code when opened by the victim. (CVE-2009-0583,
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60549 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0583CVE-2009-0584
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