EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : ghostscript (EulerOS-SA-2017-1144)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the ghostscript packages installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- The mem_get_bits_rectangle function in Artifex
Software, Inc. Ghostscript 9.20 allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference)
via a crafted PostScript document.(CVE-2017-7207)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2256dcef

Solution :

Update the affected ghostscript package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102231 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7207

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