CVE-2010-4820

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Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Ghostscript 8.62 allows local users to execute arbitrary PostScript code via a Trojan horse Postscript library file in Encoding/ under the current working directory, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2055.

References

http://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=691339

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0095.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0096.html

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/01/04/7

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/511433

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51847

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=599564

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=771853

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-10-27

Updated: 2014-11-02

Type: CWE-94

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.4

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:ghostscript:ghostscript:8.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
69649Amazon Linux AMI : ghostscript (ALAS-2012-42)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
68451Oracle Linux 4 : ghostscript (ELSA-2012-0096)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
68450Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : ghostscript (ELSA-2012-0095)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
61236Scientific Linux Security Update : ghostscript on SL5.x, SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20120202)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
61235Scientific Linux Security Update : ghostscript on SL4.x i386/x86_64 (20120202)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
57823RHEL 4 : ghostscript (RHSA-2012:0096)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
57822RHEL 5 / 6 : ghostscript (RHSA-2012:0095)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
57810CentOS 4 : ghostscript (CESA-2012:0096)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
57809CentOS 5 / 6 : ghostscript (CESA-2012:0095)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high