Bug 1642578 (CVE-2018-17961) - CVE-2018-17961 ghostscript: Saved execution stacks can leak operator arrays (incomplete fix for CVE-2018-17183)
Summary: CVE-2018-17961 ghostscript: Saved execution stacks can leak operator arrays (...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-17961
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
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Whiteboard: impact=important,public=20181010,repo...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1648892 1642579 1642580 1648891
Blocks: 1632473
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-10-24 17:29 UTC by Laura Pardo
Modified: 2019-06-08 23:41 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2018-12-18 08:53:43 UTC


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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:3834 None None None 2018-12-17 19:58 UTC

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-10-24 17:30:13 UTC
Created ghostscript tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1642579]

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2018-12-17 19:58:22 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:3834 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3834

Comment 8 Cedric Buissart 🐶 2018-12-18 08:53:45 UTC
Statement:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 is now in Maintenance Support 2 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having a security impact of Important, and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.

Comment 9 Cedric Buissart 🐶 2018-12-18 08:53:47 UTC
Mitigation:

Please refer to the "Mitigation" section of CVE-2018-16509 : https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2018-16509


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