Security update for ghostscript

SUSE Security Update: Security update for ghostscript
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2347-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1144621
Cross-References: CVE-2019-10216
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for ghostscript fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-10216: Fix privilege escalation via specially crafted PostScript file (bsc#1144621).

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-2347=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2347=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2347=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • ghostscript-debuginfo-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-debugsource-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-devel-9.26a-23.25.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • ghostscript-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-debuginfo-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-debugsource-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-x11-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-x11-debuginfo-9.26a-23.25.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • ghostscript-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-debuginfo-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-debugsource-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-x11-9.26a-23.25.1
    • ghostscript-x11-debuginfo-9.26a-23.25.1

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