Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4346-1 ghostscript -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 27 Nov 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-19134, CVE-2018-19409, CVE-2018-19475, CVE-2018-19476, CVE-2018-19477, CVE-2018-19478.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Ghostscript, the GPL PostScript/PDF interpreter, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed Postscript file is processed (despite the -dSAFER sandbox being enabled).
This update rebases ghostscript for stretch to the upstream version 9.26 which includes additional changes.
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 9.26~dfsg-0+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ghostscript packages.
For the detailed security status of ghostscript please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ghostscript