Fedora 27 : ghostscript (2018-28447b6f2e)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117372

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2018-10194, CVE-2018-15909, and additional CVEs.

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Solution

Update the affected ghostscript package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-28447b6f2e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117372

File Name: fedora_2018-28447b6f2e.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/10

Modified: 2018/09/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSSv3

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, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10194, CVE-2018-15909, CVE-2018-15911, CVE-2018-16539, CVE-2018-16540, CVE-2018-16541, CVE-2018-16542