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Vulnerability of Ghostscript: read-write access via Post Rsearch

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions via Post Rsearch of Ghostscript, in order to read or alter data.
Impacted software: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 31/07/2020.
Références of this announce: CVE-2020-15900, openSUSE-SU-2020:1142-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:1146-1, SUSE-SU-2020:2095-1, SUSE-SU-2020:2097-1, USN-4445-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32980.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions via Post Rsearch of Ghostscript, in o...
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This threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Workarounds for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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