|Bugzilla:||493445: CVE-2008-6679 ghostscript: Buffer overflow in BaseFont writer module for pdfwrite device|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
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.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (ghostscript)||RHSA-2009:0421||April 14, 2009|
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