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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91480

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VPR Score: 2.7

Synopsis

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

Description

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.

Solution

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

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201606-03

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91480

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201606-03.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.1

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/06

Updated: 2016/06/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 2.7

CVSS v2.0

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: 2016/06/05

Reference Information

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

GLSA: 201606-03