LibRaw, libkdcraw: Multiple vulnerabilities

2013-09-15T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201309-09
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2013-09-15T00:00:00

Description

Background

LibRaw is a library for reading RAW files obtained from digital photo cameras. libkdcraw is a wrapper for LibRaw within KDE.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in LibRaw and libkdcraw. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file, possibly resulting in arbitrary code execution or Denial of Service.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All LibRaw users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libraw-0.15.4"

All libkdcraw users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=kde-base/libkdcraw-4.10.5-r1"