Mageia 2019-0056: ghostscript security update

    Date30 Jan 2019
    CategoryMageia
    471
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Ghostscript could be made to crash, access files, or run programs if it opened a specially crafted file. (CVE-2019-6116) References: - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24233
    MGASA-2019-0056 - Updated ghostscript packages fix a security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 30 Jan 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0056.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 6
    CVE: CVE-2019-6116
    
    Ghostscript could be made to crash, access files, or run programs if it
    opened a specially crafted file. (CVE-2019-6116)
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24233
    - https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/01/23/5
    - https://usn.ubuntu.com/3866-1/
    - https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4372
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-6116
    
    SRPMS:
    - 6/core/ghostscript-9.26-1.2.mga6
    

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