Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1628-1 jasper -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 02 Jan 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-18873, CVE-2018-19139, CVE-2018-19539, CVE-2018-19540, CVE-2018-19541, CVE-2018-19542, CVE-2018-20570, CVE-2018-20584, CVE-2018-20622.
- More information:
Multiple issues were found in the JasPer JPEG-2000 library that could lead to a denial-of-service (application crash), memory leaks and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image file is processed.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 1.900.1-debian1-2.4+deb8u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your jasper packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS