Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.10 / 14.04 : jbigkit vulnerability (USN-2190-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Florian Weimer discovered that JBIG-KIT incorrectly handled certain
malformed images. If a user or automated system were tricked into
processing a specially crafted image, JBIG-KIT could be made to crash,
or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Update the affected libjbig0 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73821 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66697

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6369