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|Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 2:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201206-06 ] OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbi
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 201206-06)
Date: June 21, 2012
A vulnerability in OpenJPEG could result in execution of arbitrary
OpenJPEG is an open-source JPEG 2000 library.
Vulnerable: < 1.5.0
Unaffected: >= 1.5.0
Architectures: All supported architectures
An error in jp2.c of OpenJPEG could allow an out-of-bounds write error.
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
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-1.5.0"