This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
It was discovered that the Red Hat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0345
did not address all possible integer overflow flaws 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 that could cause
Ghostscript to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when
A buffer overflow flaw and multiple missing boundary checks were found
in Ghostscript. An attacker could create a specially-crafted
PostScript or PDF file that could cause Ghostscript to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2008-6679,
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3