Upstream information

CVE-2016-10218 at MITRE

Description

The pdf14_pop_transparency_group function in base/gdevp14.c in the PDF Transparency module in Artifex Software, Inc. Ghostscript 9.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 1.9
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1032135

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • ghostscript >= 9.23-1.16
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.23-1.16
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.23-1.16
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA ghostscript
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • ghostscript >= 9.23-lp150.1.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.23-lp150.1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA ghostscript


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 12 SP1 ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 ghostscript 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 12 GA LTSS ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ghostscript Not affected