Vulnerability  oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20086679
CVE-2008-6679  

Buffer overflow in the BaseFont writer module in Ghostscript 8.62, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (ps2pdf crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Postscript file.

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • openSUSE 11.1

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : All of the following are true
IF : suse111 is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  openSUSE-release is ==11.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
openSUSE-release
version equals 11.1
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : libgimpprint-devel less than 4.2.7-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  libgimpprint-devel is <4.2.7-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
libgimpprint-devel
RPM Version less than 0:4.2.7-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : libgimpprint less than 4.2.7-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  libgimpprint is <4.2.7-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
libgimpprint
RPM Version less than 0:4.2.7-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-x11 less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-x11 is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-x11
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-omni less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-omni is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-omni
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-fonts-std less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-fonts-std is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-fonts-std
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-library less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-library is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-library
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-ijs-devel less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-ijs-devel is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-ijs-devel
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-fonts-rus less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-fonts-rus is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-fonts-rus
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-devel less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-devel is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-devel
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : ghostscript-fonts-other less than 8.62-31.43.1
Linux : RPM Test :  ghostscript-fonts-other is <8.62-31.43.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
ghostscript-fonts-other
RPM Version less than 0:8.62-31.43.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 

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