openSUSE Security Update : ghostscript-devel (ghostscript-devel-592)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Integer overflows and missing upper bounds checks in Ghostscript's ICC
library potentially allowed attackers to crash Ghostscript or even
cause execution of arbitrary code via specially crafted PS or PDF
files (CVE-2009-0583, CVE-2009-0584).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected ghostscript-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40219 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0583

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