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

high Nessus Plugin ID 105974

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Synopsis

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

Description

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.

Solution

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

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-c9b0c406b3

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 105974

File Name: fedora_2017-c9b0c406b3.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/15/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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: 11/15/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2017

Reference Information

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