GLSA-201310-07 : OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201310-07
(OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)

OpenJPEG contains an invalid free error and multiple buffer overflow
flaws. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

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
Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/openjpeg-1.5.1'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70380 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53012

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5030