Debian: DSA-2900-1: jbigkit security update

    Date10 Apr 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Florian Weimer of the Red Hat product security team discovered multiple buffer overflows in jbigkit, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code when processing malformed images.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2900-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    April 10, 2014                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : jbigkit
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-6369
    
    Florian Weimer of the Red Hat product security team discovered multiple
    buffer overflows in jbigkit, which could lead to the execution of
    arbitrary code when processing malformed images.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.0-2+deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your jbigkit packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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