openSUSE Security Update : ghostscript-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0451-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

ghostscript by default read some initialization files from the current
working directory. Local attackers could potentially exploit that to
have other users execute arbitrary commands by placing such files e.g.
in /tmp (CVE-2010-2055).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected ghostscript-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75512 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2055

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