[SECURITY] [DLA 1761-1] ghostscript security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2019-04-23T11:56:31


Package : ghostscript Version : 9.26a~dfsg-0+deb8u2 CVE ID : CVE-2019-3835 CVE-2019-3838 Debian Bug : 925256 925257

Cedric Buissart discovered two vulnerabilities in Ghostscript, the GPL PostScript/PDF interpreter, which could result in bypass of file system restrictions of the dSAFER sandbox.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", these problems have been fixed in version 9.26a~dfsg-0+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your ghostscript packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS