CVE-2017-7207

NameCVE-2017-7207
DescriptionThe mem_get_bits_rectangle function in Artifex Software, Inc. Ghostscript 9.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via a crafted PostScript document.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1048-1, DSA-3838-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs858350

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ghostscript (PTS)wheezy9.05~dfsg-6.3+deb7u2vulnerable
wheezy (security)9.05~dfsg-6.3+deb7u7fixed
jessie (security), jessie9.06~dfsg-2+deb8u6fixed
stretch (security), stretch9.20~dfsg-3.2+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid9.22~dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ghostscriptsource(unstable)9.20~dfsg-3medium858350
ghostscriptsourcejessie9.06~dfsg-2+deb8u5mediumDSA-3838-1
ghostscriptsourcewheezy9.05~dfsg-6.3+deb7u7mediumDLA-1048-1

Notes

http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=309eca4e0a31ea70dcc844812691439312dad091
https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=697676

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