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|Posted: Fri Mar 06, 2015 5:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201503-01 ] JasPer
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: JasPer: Multiple Vulnerabilities (GLSA 201503-01)
Date: March 06, 2015
Bug(s): #531688, #533744, #537530
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in JasPer, the worst of
which could could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.
JasPer is a software-based implementation of the codec specified in the
JPEG-2000 Part-1 standard.
Vulnerable: < 1.900.1-r9
Unaffected: >= 1.900.1-r9
Architectures: All supported architectures
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.
All jasper users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/jasper-1.900.1-r9"
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