ghostscript security update

2019-05-13T15:09:20
ID CESA-2019:1017
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2019-05-13T15:09:20

Description

CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2019:1017

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: missing attack vector protections for CVE-2019-6116 (CVE-2019-3839)

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.

Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-May/023301.html

Affected packages: ghostscript ghostscript-cups ghostscript-devel ghostscript-doc ghostscript-gtk

Upstream details at: