USN-6433-1: Ghostscript vulnerability
17 October 2023
Ghostscript could be made to run programs if it opened a specially crafted file.
- ghostscript - PostScript and PDF interpreter
It was discovered that Ghostscript incorrectly handled certain PDF
documents. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a
specially crafted PDF file, a remote attacker could use this issue to
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.