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Debian: DSA-2900-1: jbigkit security update

Date 10 Apr 2014
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 10, 2014                         https://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: https://www.debian.org/security/

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