SuSE 11 Security Update : Ghostscript (SAT Patch Number 752)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

With this update the ghostscript-libarary four vulnerabilities were
fixed :

- heap-overflow in JBIG2 decoder. (CVE-2009-0196)

- integer overflow in ICC library. (CVE-2009-0792)

- crash in CCITTFax decoder

- buffer overflow in BaseFont writer module

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489622
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=491897
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492765
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0196.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0792.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 752.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41395 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0196
CVE-2009-0792

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