Security update for ghostscript (important)

2017-05-24T21:13:32
ID SUSE-SU-2017:1404-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2017-05-24T21:13:32

Description

This update for ghostscript fixes the following security vulnerabilities:

  • CVE-2017-8291: A remote command execution and a -dSAFER bypass via a crafted .eps document were exploited in the wild. (bsc#1036453)
  • CVE-2016-9601: An integer overflow in the bundled jbig2dec library could have been misused to cause a Denial-of-Service. (bsc#1018128)
  • CVE-2016-10220: A NULL pointer dereference in the PDF Transparency module allowed remote attackers to cause a Denial-of-Service. (bsc#1032120)
  • CVE-2017-5951: A NULL pointer dereference allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted PostScript document. (bsc#1032114)
  • CVE-2017-7207: A NULL pointer dereference allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted PostScript document. (bsc#1030263)

This is a reissue of the previous update to also include SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 GA LTSS packages.