|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for ghostscript RHSA-2017:2180-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'ghostscript'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'ghostscript'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The Ghostscript suite contains utilities for
rendering PostScript and PDF documents. Ghostscript translates PostScript code
to common bitmap formats so that the code can be displayed or printed. Security
Fix(es): * A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in ghostscript's
mem_get_bits_rectangle function. A specially crafted postscript document could
cause a crash in the context of the gs process. (CVE-2017-7207) Additional
Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 7.4 Release Notes linked from the References section.
ghostscript on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-7207|
BugTraq ID: 96995
Debian Security Information: DSA-3838 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2180
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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