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Strike ID:
E18-5mm51
CVSS:
8.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:N)
False Positive:
t
Variants:
14
Year:
2018

Description

The strike exploits a vulnerability present in Artifex Ghostscript interpreter for Postscript files. The interpreter is commonly used by various Linux command line utilities such as ImageMagick and convert when processing documents and images. The vulnerability is due to the lack of file type validation by the interpreter. Successful exploitation results in arbitrary OS commands execution.

CVE

References

MSB

BID

ExploitDB

Secunia

Security Tracker

Metasploit

ZDI

Google

OSVDB

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