GLSA-201606-03 : libjpeg-turbo: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-03
(libjpeg-turbo: Multiple vulnerabilities)

libjpeg-turbo does not check for certain duplications of component data
during the reading of segments that follow Start Of Scan (SOS) JPEG
markers.

Impact :

Remote attackers could obtain sensitive information from uninitialized
memory locations via a crafted JPEG images.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201606-03

Solution :

All libjpeg-turbo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libjpeg-turbo-1.4.2'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91480 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6629
CVE-2013-6630

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now