Debian Security Advisory
DLA-905-1 ghostscript -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Apr 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-10219, CVE-2016-10220, CVE-2017-5951.
- More information:
ghostscript is vulnerable to multiple issues that can lead to denial of service when processing untrusted content.
Application crash with division by 0 in scan conversion code triggered through crafted content.
Application crash with a segfault in gx_device_finalize() triggered through crafted content.
Application crash with a segfault in ref_stack_index() triggered through crafted content.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 9.05~dfsg-6.3+deb7u5.
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