|Bugzilla:||854227: CVE-2012-4405 ghostscript, argyllcms: Array index error leading to heap-based bufer OOB write|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Multiple integer underflows in the icmLut_allocate function in International Color Consortium (ICC) Format library (icclib), as used in Ghostscript 9.06 and Argyll Color Management System, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted (1) PostScript or (2) PDF file with embedded images, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: this issue is also described as an array index error.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (ghostscript)||RHSA-2012:1256||September 11, 2012|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (ghostscript)||RHSA-2012:1256||September 11, 2012|
Red Hat would like to thank Marc Schönefeld for reporting this issue.
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