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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-11714: ghostscript Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-11714: ghostscript Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/28/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/12/2017
Modified
06/17/2022

Description

psi/ztoken.c in Artifex Ghostscript 9.21 mishandles references to the scanner state structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted PostScript document, related to an out-of-bounds read in the igc_reloc_struct_ptr function in psi/igc.c.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-ghostscript

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