CVE-2017-8908

Metadata

medium
4.3
ghostscript
CVE-2017-8908
cve.mitre.org, bugs.ghostscript.com
2017-05-12
2017-06-16 19:23
CVE-2017-8908 ghostscript
2017-05-12 21:03

Description

The mark_line_tr function in gxscanc.c in Artifex Ghostscript 9.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted PostScript document.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
upstream ghostscript None

Unaffected

Release Package Reason
precise/esm ghostscript DNE
trusty ghostscript not-affected
vivid/stable-phone-overlay ghostscript DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core ghostscript DNE
xenial ghostscript not-affected
yakkety ghostscript not-affected
zesty ghostscript not-affected
devel ghostscript not-affected