Fedora 27 : ghostscript / poppler-data (2017-c9b0c406b3)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105974


The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.


Latest release of `Ghostscript` (version `9.22`) fixes several
*low-impact* security issues, as it provides regular quality improvements & fixes as well.

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


Update the affected ghostscript and / or poppler-data packages.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105974

File Name: fedora_2017-c9b0c406b3.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/15

Updated: 2018/02/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ghostscript, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:poppler-data, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11714, CVE-2017-6196, CVE-2017-7948, CVE-2017-8908, CVE-2017-9216, CVE-2017-9610