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Debian: DSA-3855-1: jbig2dec security update

Date 18 May 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Multiple security issues have been found in the JBIG2 decoder library, which may lead to denial of service, disclosure of sensitive information from process memory or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image file (usually embedded in a PDF document) is opened.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3855-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
May 18, 2017                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : jbig2dec
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-7885 CVE-2017-7975 CVE-2017-7976
Debian Bug     : 860460 860787 860788

Multiple security issues have been found in the JBIG2 decoder library,
which may lead to denial of service, disclosure of sensitive information
from process memory or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed
image file (usually embedded in a PDF document) is opened.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.13-4~deb8u2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.13-4.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your jbig2dec 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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