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|Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 4:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-24 ] OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201412-24)
Date: December 13, 2014
Bug(s): #484802, #493662
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in OpenJPEG, the worst of
which may result in execution of arbitrary code.
OpenJPEG is an open-source JPEG 2000 library.
Vulnerable: < 1.5.2
Unaffected: >= 1.5.2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJPEG. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted JPEG
file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of
Service condition. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to obtain
There is no known workaround at this time.
All OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/openjpeg-1.5.2"