Upstream information

CVE-2021-45944 at MITRE

Description

Ghostscript GhostPDL 9.50 through 9.53.3 has a use-after-free in sampled_data_sample (called from sampled_data_continue and interp).

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 6.2
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Attack Vector Local Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1194303 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SUSE-CAASP-4.0-2023-216
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-6-2023-216
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2
SUSE Manager Server 4.2
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP3-2022-88
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-7-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 GA ghostscript-9.52-161.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP5 GA ghostscript-9.52-150000.164.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP1-LTSS-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-RT-15-SP2-2022-88
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-23.48.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-23.48.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-23.48.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-81
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-81
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP1-LTSS-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP2-LTSS-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP1-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP2-2023-216
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-23.48.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-81
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2022-88
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • ghostscript >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.52-161.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.52-161.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA ghostscript-9.52-161.1
openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2023-216
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ghostscript >= 9.54.0-3.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.54.0-3.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.54.0-3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ghostscript-9.54.0-3.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP3 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 ghostscript Released
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-ESPOS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-ESPOS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-ESPOS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4-ESPOS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-ESPOS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 ghostscript Released
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 ghostscript Released
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 ghostscript Released
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 ghostscript Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 ghostscript Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-BCL ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-BCL ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-BCL ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 ghostscript Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 ghostscript Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 ghostscript Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 ghostscript Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 ghostscript Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 ghostscript Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 ghostscript Released
openSUSE Leap 15.4 ghostscript Released


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Sat Jan 1 05:00:16 2022
CVE page last modified: Thu Feb 22 17:18:29 2024