CVE-2010-4054

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2010-01-04
CWE:
CWE-20
Bugzilla:
646086: CVE-2010-4054 ghostscript: glyph data access improper input validation

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The gs_type2_interpret function in Ghostscript allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (incorrect pointer dereference and application crash) via crafted font data in a compressed data stream, aka bug 691043.

Find out more about CVE-2010-4054 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (ghostscript) RHSA-2012:0095 2012-02-02
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (ghostscript) RHSA-2012:0096 2012-02-02
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (ghostscript) RHSA-2012:0095 2012-02-02

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 ghostscript Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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