Upstream information

CVE-2017-7948 at MITRE

Description

Integer overflow in the mark_curve function in Artifex Ghostscript 9.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted PostScript document.

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 6.8 5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial None
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1035036

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 ghostscript Unsupported
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 Unsupported
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 ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ghostscript Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ghostscript Not affected