USN-6017-2: Ghostscript vulnerability
26 April 2023
Ghostscript could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it received a specially crafted input.
- ghostscript - PostScript and PDF interpreter
USN-6017-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Ghostscript. This update provides the
corresponding updates for Ubuntu 23.04.
Original advisory details:
Hadrien Perrineau discovered that Ghostscript incorrectly handled certain
inputs. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of
service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
- USN-6017-1: libgs9-common, ghostscript-x, ghostscript-doc, libgs-dev, libgs9, ghostscript