Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ghostscript (MDVSA-2010:102)
High Nessus Plugin ID 46680
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in ghostscript :
Stack-based buffer overflow in the parser function in GhostScript 8.70 and 8.64 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PostScript file (CVE-2010-1869).
Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided due to the Extended Maintenance Program for those products.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.