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Package "ghostscript"

Name: ghostscript

Description:

interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF

Latest version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.9
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main
Homepage: https://www.ghostscript.com/

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Changelog

Version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.9 2019-05-08 15:07:41 UTC

  ghostscript (9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.9) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: code execution vulnerability
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3839-1.patch: hide pdfdict and GS_PDF_ProcSet
      in Resource/Init/pdf_base.ps, Resource/Init/pdf_draw.ps,
      Resource/Init/pdf_font.ps, Resource/Init/pdf_main.ps,
      Resource/Init/pdf_ops.ps, Resource/Init/pdf_sec.ps.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3839-2.patch: fix lib/pdf2dsc.ps to use
      documented Ghostscript pdf procedures in lib/pdf2dsc.ps.
    - CVE-2019-3839

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Tue, 07 May 2019 12:48:08 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2019-3839 missing attack vector protections for CVE-2019-6116

Version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.8 2019-03-21 19:06:53 UTC

  ghostscript (9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.8) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: superexec operator is available
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3835-pre1.patch: Have gs_cet.ps run from
      gs_init.ps in Resource/Init/gs_cet.ps, Resource/Init/gs_init.ps.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3835-pre2.patch: Undef /odef in
      Resource/Init/gs_cet.ps, Resource/Init/gs_init.ps.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3835-1.patch: restrict superexec and remove
      it in Resource/Init/gs_cet.ps, Resource/Init/gs_dps1.ps,
      Resource/Init/gs_fonts.ps, Resource/Init/gs_init.ps,
      Resource/Init/gs_ttf.ps, Resource/Init/gs_type1.ps.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3835-2.patch: obliterate superexec in
      Resource/Init/gs_init.ps, psi/icontext.c, psi/icstate.h,
      psi/zcontrol.c, psi/zdict.c, psi/zgeneric.c.
    - CVE-2019-3835
  * SECURITY UPDATE: forceput in DefineResource is still accessible
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3838-1.patch: make a transient proc
      executeonly in Resource/Init/gs_res.ps.
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-3838-2.patch: an extra transient proc needs
      executeonly in Resource/Init/gs_res.ps.
    - CVE-2019-3838

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:03:15 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2019-3835 superexec operator is available
CVE-2019-3838 forceput in DefineResource is still accessible

Version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.7 2019-02-26 19:07:36 UTC

  ghostscript (9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.7) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY REGRESSION: High RIP_MAX_CACHE makes cups output device fail,
    second fix attempt. (LP: #1815339)
    - debian/patches/lp1815339.patch: re-enable.
    - debian/patches/lp1815339-2.patch: properly map RGBW color space in
      cups/gdevcups.c.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Mon, 25 Feb 2019 09:40:07 -0500

Source diff to previous version
1815339 Printer stopped printing paper size 4\

Version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.6 2019-02-23 18:06:40 UTC

  ghostscript (9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.6) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY REGRESSION: Ghostscript update causes blue background
    (LP: #1817308)
    - disable debian/patches/lp1815339.patch

 -- Chris Coulson <email address hidden> Sat, 23 Feb 2019 06:52:25 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1817308 GhostScript Update causes Blue Background

Version: 9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.5 2019-02-21 16:06:46 UTC

  ghostscript (9.26~dfsg+0-0ubuntu0.18.04.5) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY REGRESSION: High RIP_MAX_CACHE makes cups output device fail
    (LP: #1815339)
    - debian/patches/lp1815339.patch: fix logic in cups/gdevcups.c.
  * debian/libgs9.symbols: add new symbol missing in previous update.

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:45:50 +0100

1815339 Printer stopped printing paper size 4\



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