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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2055: GPL Ghostscript: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-2055: GPL Ghostscript: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/22/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Ghostscript 8.71 and earlier reads initialization files from the current working directory, which allows local users to execute arbitrary PostScript commands via a Trojan horse file, related to improper support for the -P- option to the gs program, as demonstrated using gs_init.ps, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-4820.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-text-ghostscript-gpl

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