USN-6113-1: Jhead vulnerability
30 May 2023
Jhead could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.
- jhead - Manipulate the non-image part of Exif compliant JPEG files
It was discovered that Jhead did not properly handle certain crafted images
while processing the Exif markers. An attacker could possibly use this
issue to crash Jhead, resulting in 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.