CentOS Update for ghostscript CESA-2019:2586 centos7

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:


CVSS Base Vector:

The remote host is missing an update for the 'ghostscript' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the CESA-2019:2586 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
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): * ghostscript: Safer mode bypass by .forceput exposure in .pdf_hook_DSC_Creator (701445) (CVE-2019-14811) * ghostscript: Safer mode bypass by .forceput exposure in setuserparams (701444) (CVE-2019-14812) * ghostscript: Safer mode bypass by .forceput exposure in setsystemparams (701443) (CVE-2019-14813) * ghostscript: Safer mode bypass by .forceput exposure in .pdfexectoken and other procedures (701450) (CVE-2019-14817) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Affected Versions:
'ghostscript' Linux Distribution Package(s) on CentOS 7.

Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package


CentOS Local Security Checks

Creation Time:

2019-09-19 02:02:22

Modification Time:

2019-09-20 05:25:28

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