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MDKA-2006:018: ghostscript Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the ghostscript package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2006:018 (ghostscript).
A number of bugs have been corrected with this latest ghostscript
package including a fix when rendering imaged when converting
PostScript to PDF with ps2pdf, a crash when generating PDF files with
the pdfwrite device, several segfaults, a fix for vertical japanese
text, and a number of other fixes.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:018
Threat Level: High
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