GLSA-201606-03 : libjpeg-turbo: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91480
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-03 (libjpeg-turbo: Multiple vulnerabilities)
libjpeg-turbo does not check for certain duplications of component data during the reading of segments that follow Start Of Scan (SOS) JPEG markers.
Remote attackers could obtain sensitive information from uninitialized memory locations via a crafted JPEG images.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll libjpeg-turbo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libjpeg-turbo-1.4.2'