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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4054

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.
Publish Date : 2010-10-23 Last Update Date : 2015-01-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2010-10-22 2010-01-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0095 -- ghostscript security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27659 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:0095: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23112 unix
ELSA-2012:0095: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23156 unix
RHSA-2012:0095: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20914 unix
RHSA-2012:0095: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120095 unix
RHSA-2012:0096: ghostscript security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120096 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-2010-4054

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 6.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 6.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 7.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 7.03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 7.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.53 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 8.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Artifex Ghostscript Fonts 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Artifex Ghostscript Fonts 8.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.56 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.57 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.60 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.62 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.63 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.70 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 8.71 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Artifex Afpl Ghostscript 17
Artifex Ghostscript Fonts 2
Artifex Gpl Ghostscript 14

- References For CVE-2010-4054
MLIST [gs-cvs] 20100106 [gs-commits] rev 10590 - trunk/gs/base
GENTOO GLSA-201412-17
REDHAT RHSA-2012:0096
REDHAT RHSA-2012:0095
CERT-VN VU#538191

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4054

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