Upstream information

CVE-2016-9601 at MITRE

Description

ghostscript before version 9.21 is vulnerable to a heap based buffer overflow that was found in the ghostscript jbig2_decode_gray_scale_image function which is used to decode halftone segments in a JBIG2 image. A document (PostScript or PDF) with an embedded, specially crafted, jbig2 image could trigger a segmentation fault in ghostscript.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 3.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1018128 [REOPENED], 1036453 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP1
  • ghostscript-mini >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-mini-devel >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP2
  • ghostscript-mini >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-mini-devel >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA ghostscript
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-32.47.10.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-ghostscript-library-13588
slessp4-ghostscript-library-13617
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA ghostscript
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • ghostscript-fonts-other >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-rus >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-fonts-std >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-omni >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • libgimpprint >= 4.2.7-32.47.10.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-ghostscript-library-13588
slessp4-ghostscript-library-13617
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • ghostscript-devel >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-ijs-devel >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • ghostscript-library >= 8.62-32.47.10.1
  • libgimpprint-devel >= 4.2.7-32.47.10.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-ghostscript-library-13588
sdksp4-ghostscript-library-13617
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-22.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-659
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA ghostscript-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-debuginfo >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-debugsource >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-mini >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-mini-debuginfo >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-mini-debugsource >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-mini-devel >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-17.1
  • ghostscript-x11-debuginfo >= 9.15-17.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-558
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-debuginfo >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-debugsource >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-mini >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-mini-debuginfo >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-mini-debugsource >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-mini-devel >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-11.3.1
  • ghostscript-x11-debuginfo >= 9.15-11.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-558
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • ghostscript >= 9.15-13.14
  • ghostscript-devel >= 9.15-13.14
  • ghostscript-x11 >= 9.15-13.14
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 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 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 ghostscript-library Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ghostscript Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI ghostscript Released