GLSA-201606-03 : libjpeg-turbo: Multiple vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 91480


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The 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.
Impact :

Remote attackers could obtain sensitive information from uninitialized memory locations via a crafted JPEG images.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All libjpeg-turbo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libjpeg-turbo-1.4.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91480

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201606-03.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Published: 6/6/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libjpeg-turbo, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 6/5/2016

Reference Information

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

GLSA: 201606-03