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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2020-16301

A buffer overflow vulnerability in okiibm_print_page1() in devices/gdevokii.c of Artifex Software GhostScript v9.50 allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via a crafted PDF file. This is fixed in v9.51.
Publish Date : 2020-08-13 Last Update Date : 2020-08-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 120

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2021:1852: ghostscript security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20211852 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2020-16301

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Artifex Ghostscript 9.50 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Artifex Ghostscript 1

- References For CVE-2020-16301

https://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commit;h=f54414c8b15b2c27d1dcadd92cfe84f6d15f18dc
https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=701808
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/08/msg00032.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20200820 [SECURITY] [DLA 2335-1] ghostscript security update
https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4748
DEBIAN DSA-4748
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202008-20
GENTOO GLSA-202008-20
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4469-1/
UBUNTU USN-4469-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2020-16301

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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