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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0411

Original release date: 02/28/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in the zseticcspace function in zicc.c in Ghostscript 8.61 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a postscript (.ps) file containing a long Range array in a .seticcspace operator.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2008-001.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080228 Ghostscript buffer overflow
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0155
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29147
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-599-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29169
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019511
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29103
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2217
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0082
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080228 rPSA-2008-0082-1 espgs
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9557
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29196
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:055
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-062-01
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1510
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 28017
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0693
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29112
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:010
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29768
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29154
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29135
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29314
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1998
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29101
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200803-14

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9557
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::alpha
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::amd64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::arm
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::hppa
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-32
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::m68k
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mips
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mipsel
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ppc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::s-390
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::sparc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::alpha
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::amd64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::arm
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::hppa
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-32
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::m68k
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mips
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mipsel
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::powerpc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::s-390
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::sparc
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* cpe:/a:ghostscript:ghostscript:0
* cpe:/a:ghostscript:ghostscript:8.0.1
* cpe:/a:ghostscript:ghostscript:8.15
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cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::alpha
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::amd64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::arm
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::hppa
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-32
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ia-64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::m68k
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mips
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::mipsel
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::ppc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::s-390
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:3.1::sparc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::alpha
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::amd64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::arm
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::hppa
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-32
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::ia-64
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::m68k
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mips
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::mipsel
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::powerpc
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::s-390
cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:4.0::sparc
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2007
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2007.0_x86_64
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2007.1
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2007.1::x86-64
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.0
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:2008.0::x86-64
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:3.0
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:4.0
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrakesoft_corporate_server:3.0_x86_64
cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrakesoft_corporate_server:4.0_x86_64
cpe:/o:redhat:desktop:3.0
cpe:/o:redhat:desktop:4.0
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5::server
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:as_3
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:as_4
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:es_3
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:es_4
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:ws_3
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:ws_4
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:5::client
cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop_workstation:5::client
cpe:/o:rpath:rpath_linux:1
cpe:/o:suse:novell_linux_pos:9
cpe:/o:suse:open_suse:10.2
cpe:/o:suse:open_suse:10.3
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:10.1::ppc
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:10.1::x86
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:10.1::x86_64
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:10:sp1:enterprise_desktop
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:10:sp1:enterprise_server
cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0::enterprise_server
cpe:/o:suse:suse_open_enterprise_server:0
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* cpe:/a:ghostscript:ghostscript:8.61 and previous versions
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