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<glsa id="201412-17">
<title>GPL Ghostscript: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GPL Ghostscript, the
worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">ghostscript-gpl</product>
<announced>December 13, 2014</announced>
<revised>December 13, 2014: 1</revised>
<bug>264594</bug>
<bug>300192</bug>
<bug>332061</bug>
<bug>437654</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="app-text/ghostscript-gpl" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">9.10-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">9.10-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>Ghostscript is an interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF.</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GPL Ghostscript. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A context-dependent attacker could entice a user to open a specially
crafted PostScript file or PDF using GPL Ghostscript, possibly resulting
in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a
Denial of Service condition.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All GPL Ghostscript users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
"&gt;=app-text/ghostscript-gpl-9.10-r2"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-0196">CVE-2009-0196</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-0792">CVE-2009-0792</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-3743">CVE-2009-3743</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4270">CVE-2009-4270</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4897">CVE-2009-4897</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-1628">CVE-2010-1628</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2055">CVE-2010-2055</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4054">CVE-2010-4054</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-4405">CVE-2012-4405</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Fri, 07 Oct 2011 23:38:17 +0000">a3li</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:06:42 +0000">ackle</metadata>
</glsa>