Virtuozzo 7 : ghostscript / ghostscript-cups / ghostscript-devel / etc (VZLSA-2019-1017)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125286

Synopsis

The remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.

Description

An update for ghostscript is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

The Ghostscript suite contains utilities for rendering PostScript and PDF documents. Ghostscript translates PostScript code to common bitmap formats so that the code can be displayed or printed.

Security Fix(es) :

* ghostscript: missing attack vector protections for CVE-2019-6116 (CVE-2019-3839)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Note that Tenable Network Security has attempted to extract the preceding description block directly from the corresponding Red Hat security advisory. Virtuozzo provides no description for VZLSA advisories. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected ghostscript / ghostscript-cups / ghostscript-devel / etc package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3a2bfa94

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1017

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125286

File Name: Virtuozzo_VZLSA-2019-1017.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/05/20

Updated: 2020/01/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:ghostscript, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:ghostscript-cups, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:ghostscript-devel, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:ghostscript-doc, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:ghostscript-gtk, cpe:/o:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:7

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/05/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3839