openSUSE Security Update : ghostscript-devel (ghostscript-devel-877)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40220

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Specially crafted file could cause a heap-overflow in JBIG2 decoder (CVE-2009-0196), an integer overflow in ICC library (CVE-2009-0792), a buffer overflow in BaseFont writer module (CVE-2008-6679) or crash the CCITTFax decoder (CVE-2007-6725).

Solution

Update the affected ghostscript-devel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=489622

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=491897

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=492765

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40220

File Name: suse_11_1_ghostscript-devel-090514.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

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-devel, 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:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6725, CVE-2008-6679, CVE-2009-0196, CVE-2009-0792

CWE: 119, 189