Fedora 30 : ghostscript (2019-953fc0f16d)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 129323


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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- rebase to latest upstream version 9.27

- security fixes added for :

- CVE-2019-14811 (bug #1747908)

- CVE-2019-14812 (bug #1747907)

- CVE-2019-14813 (bug #1747906)

- CVE-2019-14817 (bug #1747909)

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Update the affected ghostscript package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 129323

File Name: fedora_2019-953fc0f16d.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/25/2019

Updated: 7/8/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ghostscript, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:30

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/25/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/21/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-14811, CVE-2019-14812, CVE-2019-14813, CVE-2019-14817, CVE-2019-3839, CVE-2019-6116

FEDORA: 2019-953fc0f16d

IAVB: 2019-B-0081-S