Upstream information

CVE-2017-8908 at MITRE

Description

The mark_line_tr function in gxscanc.c in Artifex Ghostscript 9.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) 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 4.3 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 5.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1038835 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 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 LTSS ghostscript Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ghostscript Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ghostscript Not affected