Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jbigkit (MDVSA-2014:077)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in jbigkit :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the jbg_dec_in function in
libjbig/jbig.c in JBIG-KIT before 2.1 allows remote attackers to cause
a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary
code via a crafted image file (CVE-2013-6369).

The updated packages for mbs1 have been upgraded to the 2.1 version
and the packages for mes5 has been patched to resolve this security
flaw.

Solution :

Update the affected jbigkit, lib64jbig-devel and / or lib64jbig1
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73489 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66697

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6369

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