This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201708-10
(jbig2dec: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Integer overflow errors have been discovered in the
jbig2_decode_symbol_dict, jbig2_build_huffman_table, and
jbig2_image_compose functions of jbig2dec.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to open a specially crafted JBIG2
file using an application linked against jbig2dec, could possibly execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All jbig2dec users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/jbig2dec-0.13-r4'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8