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CVE-2007-6725

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2007-02-19
Bugzilla: 493442: CVE-2007-6725 ghostscript: DoS (crash) in CCITTFax decoding filter

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The CCITTFax decoding filter in Ghostscript 8.60, 8.61, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file that triggers a buffer underflow in the cf_decode_2d function.

Find out more about CVE-2007-6725 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (ghostscript) RHSA-2009:0420 April 14, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (ghostscript) RHSA-2009:0420 April 14, 2009
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (ghostscript) RHSA-2009:0421 April 14, 2009

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