USN-1884-1: LibRaw vulnerability
18 June 2013
LibRaw could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- libraw - raw image decoder library
It was discovered that LibRaw incorrectly handled broken full-color images.
If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially
crafted raw image, applications linked against LibRaw could be made to
crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
the necessary changes.
- USN-1885-1: libkdcraw20, libkdcraw