Moderate: ghostscript security update
Security Advisory: Moderate
Updated ghostscript packages that fix one security issue are now availablefor Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderatesecurity impact A Common V ...
Debian Bug report logs -
CVE-2012-4405 integer overflow leading to heap based buffer overflow in embedded icclib
Maintainer for ghostscript is Debian Printing Team <debian-printing@listsdebianorg>; Source for ghostscript is src:ghostscript (PTS, buildd, popcon)
Reported by: Nico Golde <nion ...
Ghostscript could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it
opened a specially crafted file ...
An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was found in Ghostscript's International Color Consortium Format library (icclib) An attacker could create a specially-crafted PostScript or PDF file with embedded images that would cause Ghostscript to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user r ...