GLSA-201206-06 : OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code
High Nessus Plugin ID 59634
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-06 (OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
An error in jp2.c of OpenJPEG could allow an out-of-bounds write error.
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.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/openjpeg-1.5.0'