CentOS Update for ghostscript CESA-2019:2586 centos7

Published: 2019-09-19 02:02:22
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
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.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-14811
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-14812
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-14813
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-14817

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-September/023413.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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