Scientific Linux Security Update : ghostscript on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100173
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- It was found that ghostscript did not properly validate the parameters passed to the .rsdparams and .eqproc functions. During its execution, a specially crafted PostScript document could execute code in the context of the ghostscript process, bypassing the -dSAFER protection. (CVE-2017-8291)
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.