USN-3768-1: Ghostscript vulnerabilities
19 September 2018
Several security issues were fixed in Ghostscript.
- ghostscript - PostScript and PDF interpreter
Tavis Ormandy discovered multiple security issues in Ghostscript. If a user
or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted file,
a remote attacker could possibly use these issues to access arbitrary
files, execute arbitrary code, or cause a denial of service.
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.
- USN-3773-1: ghostscript-x, libgs9-common, libgs9, libgs-dev, ghostscript, ghostscript-doc