Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jbigkit (MDVSA-2014:077)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73489
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in jbigkit :
Stack-based buffer overflow in the jbg_dec_in function in libjbig/jbig.c in JBIG-KIT before 2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted image file (CVE-2013-6369).
The updated packages for mbs1 have been upgraded to the 2.1 version and the packages for mes5 has been patched to resolve this security flaw.
SolutionUpdate the affected jbigkit, lib64jbig-devel and / or lib64jbig1 packages.