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|Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201310-07 ] OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbi
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 201310-07)
Date: October 10, 2013
Bug(s): #412895, #425772, #433766
Multiple vulnerabilities in OpenJPEG could result in execution of
OpenJPEG is an open-source JPEG 2000 library.
Vulnerable: < 1.5.1
Unaffected: >= 1.5.1
Architectures: All supported architectures
OpenJPEG contains an invalid free error and multiple buffer overflow
flaws. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted JPEG
file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
All OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/openjpeg-1.5.1"