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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.
<product type="ebuild">ghostscript-gpl</product>
<announced>December 13, 2014</announced>
<revised>December 13, 2014: 1</revised>
<package name="app-text/ghostscript-gpl" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">9.10-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">9.10-r2</vulnerable>
<p>Ghostscript is an interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF.</p>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GPL Ghostscript. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
<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>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All GPL Ghostscript users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
<uri link="">CVE-2009-0196</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2009-0792</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2009-3743</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2009-4270</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2009-4897</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2010-1628</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2010-2055</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2010-4054</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4405</uri>
<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>