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Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 11:25:17 +0200
From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@...e.de>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Re: More Ghostscript Issues: Should we disable PS
 coders in policy.xml by default?

Hi,

I had 4 CVEs assigned yesterday afternoon already working from CERTs list,
see inline comments below. Please adjust if something is incorrect in them.

CERT has mailed overnight that they will take care of the CVE assignment, so
I am defering the rest to them.

Ciao, Marcus

On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 04:02:46PM -0700, Tavis Ormandy wrote:
> Here is an update, Artifex made a press release
> <https://www.darkreading.com/prnewswire2.asp?rkey=20180824UN89145&filter=3930>
> listing
> some necessary commits, but the list was incomplete.
> 
> Here is a list of relevant commits I'm aware of so far, some issues are
> still open with working exploits available. It's my understanding that no
> new release is planned until late September, and vendors need to either
> ship a git snapshot when all issues are resolved, or apply patches. I have
> testcases for each problem, but I think the bugs will be visible eventually
> so I'm not posting them here.
> 
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=ea735ba37dc0fd5f5622d031830b9a559dec1cc9
> # 699671
> handling /undefined results in SEGV
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=0edd3d6c63
> # 699659 missing type check in ztype
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=78911a01b6 #
> 699654 A /invalidaccess checks stop working after a failed restore
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=5516c614dc33 #
> 699654 B /invalidaccess checks stop working after a failed restore
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=79cccf641486 #
> 699654 C /invalidaccess checks stop working after a failed restore
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=b326a716 # 699655
> - missing type checking in setcolor
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=c3476dde # 699656


> - LockDistillerParams boolean missing type checks
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=a054156d42
	CVE-2018-15910


> # 699658 - Bypassing PermitFileReading by handling undefinedfilename errors


> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=0b6cd1918e1ec4ffd087400a754a845180a4522b
> # 699660 - shading_param incomplete type checking
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=e01e77a36cbb2e0277bc3a63852244bec41be0f6
> # 699660 - shading_param incomplete type checking
	CVE-2018-15909


> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=c432131c3f
> # 699661 - pdf14 garbage collection memory corruption
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=971472c83a345a16dac9f90f91258bb22dd77f22
> # 699663 - .setdistillerkeys memory corruption
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=241d911127
> # 699664 - corrupt device object after error in job


> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=0d3901189f
> # 699657 - .tempfile SAFER restrictions seem to be broken
	CVE-2018-15908

> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=8e9ce5016db968b40e4ec255a3005f2786cce45f


> # 699665 - memory corruption in aesdecode
> http://git.ghostscript.com/?p=ghostpdl.git;a=commitdiff;h=b575e1ec42

	CVE-2018-15911

> # 699668 - .definemodifiedfont memory corruption if /typecheck is handled
> 
> Tavis
> 
> On Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 8:05 AM Bob Friesenhahn <
> bfriesen@...ple.dallas.tx.us> wrote:
> 
> > On Thu, 23 Aug 2018, Leonardo Taccari wrote:
> > >
> > > (Regarding the `file.ps2' and `file.ps3' examples without `PS2:' or
> > > `PS3:' prefixes according `convert -debug Policy -log "%e"' it seems
> > > that they ends up as:
> > >
> > > Domain: Coder; rights=Read; pattern="PS" ...
> > >
> > > ...so should be blocked by the workaround described in
> > > VU#332928. But please correct me if I'm wrong.)
> >
> > This is likely due to header magic detection (e.g. "%!PS-Adobe").  It
> > is possible that a different path will be taken if the common
> > Postscript header is not detected.  The file extension may then be
> > used as a hint.  Also, there are a wide varieties of ImageMagick
> > versions in use, with a wide variety of behaviors.
> >
> > The version of ImageMagick provided by the Ubuntu Linux I am using at
> > this moment dates from 2012!
> >
> > Bob
> > --
> > Bob Friesenhahn
> > bfriesen@...ple.dallas.tx.us, http://www.simplesystems.org/users/bfriesen/
> > GraphicsMagick Maintainer,    http://www.GraphicsMagick.org/
> >

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Marcus Meissner,SUSE LINUX GmbH; Maxfeldstrasse 5; D-90409 Nuernberg; Zi. 3.1-33,+49-911-740 53-432,,serv=loki,mail=wotan,type=real <meissner@...e.de>

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