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Bug 197802 (CVE-2007-2721) - app-text/ghostscript-{gpl,gnu} embeds jasper vulnerable code (CVE-2007-2721)
Summary: app-text/ghostscript-{gpl,gnu} embeds jasper vulnerable code (CVE-2007-2721)
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 196860
Alias: CVE-2007-2721
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-11-01 18:55 UTC by Pierre-Yves Rofes (RETIRED)
Modified: 2007-11-01 18:57 UTC (History)
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Description Pierre-Yves Rofes (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-11-01 18:55:16 UTC
Basically the same issue than bug #179159
The patch is in /usr/portage/media-libs/jasper/files/jasper-overflow-fix.patch
Both ghostscript-gpl-8.54 and the patched version ghostscript-gnu-8.60 are vulnerable.
Comment 1 Robert Buchholz (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-11-01 18:57:13 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 196860 ***