openSUSE 10 Security Update : ghostscript-devel (ghostscript-devel-6065)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36004

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Integer overflows and missing upper bounds checks in Ghostscript's ICC library potentially allowed attackers to crash Ghostscript or even cause execution of arbitrary code via specially crafted PS or PDF files (CVE-2009-0583, CVE-2009-0584).

Solution

Update the affected ghostscript-devel packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36004

File Name: suse_ghostscript-devel-6065.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/03/24

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-fonts-other, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-fonts-rus, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-fonts-std, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-ijs-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-library, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-omni, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ghostscript-x11, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgimpprint, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgimpprint-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0583, CVE-2009-0584

CWE: 119, 189