Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ghostscript (MDVSA-2008:055)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 37312
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionChris Evans found a buffer overflow condition in Ghostscript, which can lead to arbitrary code execution as the user running any application using it to process a maliciously crafted Postscript file.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.