USN-2697-1: Ghostscript vulnerability
30 July 2015
Ghostscript could be made to crash or run programs if it processed a specially crafted file.
- ghostscript - PostScript and PDF interpreter
William Robinet and Stefan Cornelius discovered that Ghostscript did not
correctly handle certain Postscript files. If a user or automated system
were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could cause
a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.