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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.891552
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1552-1] ghostscript security update)
Summary:This is a follow-up update for the recently discovered -dSAFER issues;reported by Tavis Ormandy.;;Tavis Ormandy discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Ghostscript, an;interpreter for the PostScript language, which could result in denial of;service, the creation of files or the execution of arbitrary code if a;malformed Postscript file is processed (despite the dSAFER sandbox being;enabled).
Description:Summary:
This is a follow-up update for the recently discovered -dSAFER issues
reported by Tavis Ormandy.

Tavis Ormandy discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Ghostscript, an
interpreter for the PostScript language, which could result in denial of
service, the creation of files or the execution of arbitrary code if a
malformed Postscript file is processed (despite the dSAFER sandbox being
enabled).

Affected Software/OS:
ghostscript on Debian Linux

Solution:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version
9.06~
dfsg-2+deb8u11.

We recommend that you upgrade your ghostscript packages.

CVSS Score:
6.8

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17961
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18073
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18284
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