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CESA-2008:0155: RHSA-2008:0155

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CESA-2008:0155: RHSA-2008:0155

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/28/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/12/2010
Modified
08/29/2017

Description

Important: ghostscript security updateGhostscript is a program for displaying PostScript files, or printing themto non-PostScript printers.Chris Evans from the Google Security Team reported a stack-based bufferoverflow flaw in Ghostscript's zseticcspace() function. An attacker couldcreate a malicious PostScript file that would cause Ghostscript to executearbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2008-0411)These updated packages also fix a bug, which prevented the pxlmono printerdriver from producing valid output on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.All users of ghostscript are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,which contain a backported patch to resolve these issues.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-ghostscript
  • centos-upgrade-ghostscript-devel
  • centos-upgrade-ghostscript-gtk
  • centos-upgrade-hpijs

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