Upstream information

CVE-2009-3743 at MITRE

Description

Off-by-one error in the Ins_MINDEX function in the TrueType bytecode interpreter in Ghostscript before 8.71 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a malformed TrueType font in a document that trigger an integer overflow and a heap-based buffer overflow.

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 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 635004 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 774185 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 939342 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-32.34.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA ghostscript-fonts-other
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-32.34.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA ghostscript-fonts-other
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • ghostscript-devel >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • ghostscript-ijs-devel >= 8.62-32.34.1
  • libgimpprint-devel >= 4.2.7-32.34.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA ghostscript-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • ghostscript-devel >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-ijs-devel >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • libgimpprint-devel >= 4.2.7-32.32.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5916
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.62-32.32.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-32.32.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5916
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for x86
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-62.14.1
Builds
ZYPP Patch Nr: 8063
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for X86-64
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for x86
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • libgimpprint-devel >= 4.2.7-62.14.1
Builds
ZYPP Patch Nr: 8063
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for x86
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.15.4-16.14.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-62.14.1
  • libgimpprint-devel >= 4.2.7-62.14.1
Builds
ZYPP Patch Nr: 8063


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.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 ghostscript-library Released