Debian Security Advisory
DLA-932-1 ghostscript -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 07 May 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 861295.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-8291.
- More information:
A vulnerability was discovered in Ghostscript, the GPL PostScript/PDF interpreter, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service if a specially crafted Postscript file is processed.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 9.05~dfsg-6.3+deb7u6.
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