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Red Hat: CVE-2018-16540: Important: ghostscript security and bug fix update (RHSA-2019:0229)

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Red Hat: CVE-2018-16540: Important: ghostscript security and bug fix update (RHSA-2019:0229)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/05/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
02/01/2019
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

In Artifex Ghostscript before 9.24, attackers able to supply crafted PostScript files to the builtin PDF14 converter could use a use-after-free in copydevice handling to crash the interpreter or possibly have unspecified other impact.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript
  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript-cups
  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript-doc
  • redhat-upgrade-ghostscript-gtk

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