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Bug 556316 (CVE-2015-3228)

Summary: <app-text/ghostscript-gpl-9.09: out-of-bounbds read and write in
Product: Gentoo Security Reporter: Agostino Sarubbo <ago>
Component: VulnerabilitiesAssignee: Gentoo Security <security>
Severity: major CC: printing
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: A2 [glsa cve]
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2015-07-30 12:05:35 UTC
From ${URL} :

Out-of-bounbds read and write has been reported in GhostScript package while processing a crafted 
.ps file.

Upstream bug:
Upstream commit that fixes this (as per reporter):;a=commit;h=ecc7a199e9307475c37fea0c44d24b85df814ead 

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2016-11-22 16:19:32 UTC
Upstream's first release containing the fix was v9.08 however v9.09 was the first version which contains the fix and landed in the Gentoo repository.
Comment 2 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2016-12-13 06:46:33 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201612-33 at
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).