GLSA-201503-01 : JasPer: Multiple Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 81686
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201503-01 (JasPer: Multiple Vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in JasPer. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file using JasPer, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll jasper users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/jasper-1.900.1-r9'