Bug 1107421 - (CVE-2018-16541) VUL-0: CVE-2018-16541: ghostscript,ghostscript-library: incorrect free logic in pagedevice replacement (699664)
(CVE-2018-16541)
VUL-0: CVE-2018-16541: ghostscript,ghostscript-library: incorrect free logic ...
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Classification: Novell Products
Product: SUSE Security Incidents
Classification: Novell Products
Component: Incidents
unspecified
Other Other
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Assigned To: Johannes Meixner
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https://smash.suse.de/issue/213814/
maint:running:64172:important CVSSv2:...
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Reported: 2018-09-06 07:52 UTC by Alexander Bergmann
Modified: 2019-05-13 16:28 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Found By: Security Response Team
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Description Alexander Bergmann 2018-09-06 07:52:50 UTC
rh#1625846

In Artifex Ghostscript before 9.24, attackers able to supply crafted PostScript files could use incorrect free logic in pagedevice replacement to crash the interpreter.


External Reference:

https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/332928
https://www.artifex.com/news/ghostscript-security-resolved/


Upstream Bug:

https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=699664


Upstream Patch:

http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commit;h=241d9111

References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1625846
http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2018-16541
Comment 3 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-02 19:09:48 UTC
SUSE-SU-2018:2975-1: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
Comment 4 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-02 19:12:32 UTC
SUSE-SU-2018:2976-1: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (src):    libspectre-0.2.8-3.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-3.6.1
Comment 5 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-05 19:11:58 UTC
openSUSE-SU-2018:3036-1: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-14.9.1, ghostscript-mini-9.25-14.9.1
Comment 6 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-05 19:14:42 UTC
openSUSE-SU-2018:3038-1: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-lp150.2.6.1, ghostscript-mini-9.25-lp150.2.6.1, libspectre-0.2.8-lp150.2.3.1
Comment 10 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-18 18:01:49 UTC
SUSE-SU-2018:2975-2: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1
Comment 11 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-23 16:14:09 UTC
SUSE-SU-2018:3330-1: An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1050893,1106173,1107410,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107426
CVE References: CVE-2017-9611,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542
Sources used:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (src):    ghostscript-library-8.62-32.47.13.1
Comment 13 Swamp Workflow Management 2018-10-31 10:53:05 UTC
An update workflow for this issue was started.
This issue was rated as important.
Please submit fixed packages until 2018-11-07.
When done, reassign the bug to security-team@suse.de.
https://swamp.suse.de/webswamp/wf/64172
Comment 14 Swamp Workflow Management 2019-04-27 22:42:19 UTC
SUSE-SU-2018:2975-3: An update that fixes 16 vulnerabilities is now available.

Category: security (important)
Bug References: 1106171,1106172,1106173,1106195,1107410,1107411,1107412,1107413,1107420,1107421,1107422,1107423,1107426,1107581,1108027,1109105
CVE References: CVE-2018-15908,CVE-2018-15909,CVE-2018-15910,CVE-2018-15911,CVE-2018-16509,CVE-2018-16510,CVE-2018-16511,CVE-2018-16513,CVE-2018-16539,CVE-2018-16540,CVE-2018-16541,CVE-2018-16542,CVE-2018-16543,CVE-2018-16585,CVE-2018-16802,CVE-2018-17183
Sources used:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (src):    ghostscript-9.25-23.13.1

NOTE: This line indicates an update has been released for the listed product(s). At times this might be only a partial fix. If you have questions please reach out to maintenance coordination.
Comment 15 Alexandros Toptsoglou 2019-05-13 16:28:19 UTC
all released