Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libjpeg (MDVSA-2013:273)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71028


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


Updated libjpeg packages fix security vulnerabilities :

libjpeg 6b and libjpeg-turbo will use uninitialized memory when decoding images with missing SOS data for the luminance component (Y) in presence of valid chroma data (Cr, Cb) (CVE-2013-6629).

libjpeg-turbo will use uninitialized memory when handling Huffman tables (CVE-2013-6630).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71028

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-273.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/11/22

Modified: 2013/11/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:jpeg-progs, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64jpeg-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64jpeg-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64jpeg62, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64jpeg8, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2013-6630

BID: 63676, 63679

MDVSA: 2013:273