CVE-2018-15911

Published: 28 August 2018

In Artifex Ghostscript 9.23 before 2018-08-24, attackers able to supply crafted PostScript could use uninitialized memory access in the aesdecode operator to crash the interpreter or potentially execute code.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
ghostscript
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (9.22~dfsg-3)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (9.22~dfsg+1-0ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (9.18~dfsg~0-0ubuntu2.9)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [9.10~dfsg-0ubuntu10.13])
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commit;h=8e9ce5016db968b40e4ec255a3005f2786cce45f