Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jasper (MDVSA-2014:247)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated jasper packages fix security vulnerability :

Josh Duart of the Google Security Team discovered heap-based buffer
overflow flaws in JasPer, which could lead to denial of service
(application crash) or the execution of arbitrary code
(CVE-2014-9029).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0514.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79992 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9029

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