USN-2190-1: JBIG-KIT vulnerability
1 May 2014
JBIG-KIT could be made to crash or run programs if it processed a specially crafted image file.
- jbigkit - JBIG1 data compression library
Florian Weimer discovered that JBIG-KIT incorrectly handled certain
malformed images. If a user or automated system were tricked into
processing a specially crafted image, JBIG-KIT could be made to crash, or
possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.