GLSA-201612-26 : OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-201612-26
(OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJPEG. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted JPEG
file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of
Service condition. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to obtain
sensitive information.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-26

Solution :

All OpenJPEG 2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
'>=media-libs/openjpeg-2.1.1_p20160922:2'

Risk factor :

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

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95642 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8871
CVE-2016-1923
CVE-2016-1924
CVE-2016-3181
CVE-2016-3182
CVE-2016-3183
CVE-2016-7445

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