Upstream information

CVE-2010-4820 at MITRE

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Ghostscript 8.62 allows local users to execute arbitrary PostScript code via a Trojan horse Postscript library file in Encoding/ under the current working directory, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2055.

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 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 739737 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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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 SDK 11 SP1 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 for SAP AIO 11 SP1 ghostscript-library Released