6.8
CVSSv2

CVE-2018-16511

Published: 05/09/2018 Updated: 11/03/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 | Impact Score: 6.4 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.8 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 1.8
VMScore: 605
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

An issue exists in Artifex Ghostscript prior to 9.24. A type confusion in "ztype" could be used by remote attackers able to supply crafted PostScript to crash the interpreter or possibly have unspecified other impact.

Vulnerability Trend

Vendor Advisories

Synopsis Important: ghostscript security update Type/Severity Security Advisory: Important Topic An update for ghostscript is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) bas ...
Several security issues were fixed in Ghostscript ...
Oracle Linux Bulletin - October 2018 Description The Oracle Linux Bulletin lists all CVEs that had been resolved and announced in Oracle Linux Security Advisories (ELSA) in the last one month prior to the release of the bulletin Oracle Linux Bulletins are published on the same day as Oracle Critical ...
It was discovered that the ghostscript shfill operator did not properly validate certain types An attacker could possibly exploit this to bypass the -dSAFER protection and crash ghostscript or, possibly, execute arbitrary code in the ghostscript context via a specially crafted PostScript document(CVE-2018-15909 ) An issue was discovered in Artif ...

Mailing Lists

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-4288-1 security () debian org wwwdebianorg/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff September 07, 2018 wwwdebianorg/security/faq ...