Fedora Update for ghostscript FEDORA-2010-14640

Published: 2010-10-19 13:54:15
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Summary:
Check for the Version of ghostscript

Affected Versions:
ghostscript on Fedora 13

Technical Details:
Ghostscript is a set of software that provides a PostScript interpreter, a set of C procedures (the Ghostscript library, which implements the graphics capabilities in the PostScript language) and an interpreter for Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Ghostscript translates PostScript code into many common, bitmapped formats, like those understood by your printer or screen. Ghostscript is normally used to display PostScript files and to print PostScript files to non-PostScript printers. If you need to display PostScript files or print them to non-PostScript printers, you should install ghostscript. If you install ghostscript, you also need to install the ghostscript-fonts Linux Distribution Package.

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2055
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1628

References:

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-October/049164.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2010-10-19
Modified
2018-01-23
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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