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CVE-2018-16509

Description

An issue was discovered in Artifex Ghostscript before 9.24. Incorrect restoration of privilege checking during handling of /invalidaccess exceptions could be used by attackers able to supply crafted PostScript to execute code using the pipe instruction.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Sep 5, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: HIGH
Modified Date: Sep 5, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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