USN-5742-1: JBIG-KIT vulnerability
24 November 2022
JBIG-KIT could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
- jbigkit - JBIG1 data compression library
It was discovered that JBIG-KIT incorrectly handled decoding certain large
image files. If a user or automated system using JBIG-KIT were tricked into
opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could possibly use this issue
to cause a denial of service.
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.