[SECURITY] [DLA 138-1] jasper security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-138-1:982F5
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2015-01-28T19:15:24


Package : jasper Version : 1.900.1-7+squeeze4 CVE ID : CVE-2014-8157 CVE-2014-8158 Debian Bug : 775970

An off-by-one flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow (CVE-2014-8157), and an unrestricted stack memory use flaw (CVE-2014-8158) were found in JasPer, a library for manipulating JPEG-2000 files. A specially crafted file could cause an application using JasPer to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.