Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3978-1 gdk-pixbuf -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Sep 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 874552.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-2862.
- More information:
Marcin Noga discovered a buffer overflow in the JPEG loader of the GDK Pixbuf library, which may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed file is opened.
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.31.1-2+deb8u6.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.36.5-2+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your gdk-pixbuf packages.