Security update for ghostscript

SUSE Security Update: Security update for ghostscript
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0144-2
Rating: important
References: #1122319
Cross-References: CVE-2019-6116
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for ghostscript to version 9.26a fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-6116: subroutines within pseudo-operators must themselves be pseudo-operators (bsc#1122319)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-144=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • ghostscript-9.26a-23.19.1
    • ghostscript-debuginfo-9.26a-23.19.1
    • ghostscript-debugsource-9.26a-23.19.1
    • ghostscript-x11-9.26a-23.19.1
    • ghostscript-x11-debuginfo-9.26a-23.19.1
    • libspectre-debugsource-0.2.7-12.6.1
    • libspectre1-0.2.7-12.6.1
    • libspectre1-debuginfo-0.2.7-12.6.1