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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844546
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for ghostscript (USN-4469-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'ghostscript'; package(s) announced via the USN-4469-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'ghostscript'
package(s) announced via the USN-4469-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that Ghostscript incorrectly handled certain document
files. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a
specially crafted file, a remote attacker could use this issue to cause
Ghostscript to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.

Affected Software/OS:
'ghostscript' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
6.8

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

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