EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : ghostscript (EulerOS-SA-2019-2076)
High Nessus Plugin ID 129435
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the ghostscript packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- It was found that the .buildfont1 procedure did not properly secure its privileged calls, enabling scripts to bypass `-dSAFER` restrictions. An attacker could abuse this flaw by creating a specially crafted PostScript file that could escalate privileges and access files outside of restricted areas.(CVE-2019-10216)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected ghostscript package.