Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3297-1


Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3297-1 Posted May 26, 2017 Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com Ubuntu Security Notice 3297-1 – Bingchang Liu discovered that jbig2dec incorrectly handled memory when decoding malformed image files. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a specially crafted JBIG2 image file, a remote attacker could cause jbig2dec to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

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