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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2019-14869 (11.4 SRU 27.82.1)

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2019-14869 (11.4 SRU 27.82.1)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/15/2019
Created
01/20/2021
Added
01/19/2021
Modified
11/17/2021

Description

A flaw was found in all versions of ghostscript 9.x before 9.50, where the `.charkeys` procedure, where it did not properly secure its privileged calls, enabling scripts to bypass `-dSAFER` restrictions. An attacker could abuse this flaw by creating a specially crafted PostScript file that could escalate privileges within the Ghostscript and access files outside of restricted areas or execute commands.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-desktop-pdf-viewer-gsx-9-52-11-4-27-0-1-82-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-image-ghostscript-9-52-11-4-27-0-1-82-0

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