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CVE-2024-29508

Published: 3 July 2024

Artifex Ghostscript before 10.03.0 has a heap-based pointer disclosure (observable in a constructed BaseFont name) in the function pdf_base_font_alloc.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
ghostscript
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Needs triage

focal
Released (9.50~dfsg-5ubuntu4.13)
jammy
Released (9.55.0~dfsg1-0ubuntu5.9)
mantic Ignored
(end of life, was needed)
noble
Released (10.02.1~dfsg1-0ubuntu7.3)
upstream
Released (10.03.0~dfsg-1)
xenial Needs triage

Patches:
upstream: https://cgit.ghostscript.com/cgi-bin/cgit.cgi/ghostpdl.git/commit/?id=ff1013a0ab485b66783b70145e342a82c670906a
upstream: https://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commit;h=147e5abd63d82c9ec3587c6f67a5d8ec7dc38e61
upstream: https://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commit;h=d084021e06ba1caa1373fbbcf24a8510f43830ab