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Vulnerability of libjpeg-turbo: out-of-bounds memory reading via get_rgb_row

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via get_rgb_row() of libjpeg-turbo, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable products: Fedora, Slackware, Ubuntu.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 10/06/2020.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2020-13790, FEDORA-2020-86fa578c8d, SSA:2020-176-02, USN-4386-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32508.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via get_rgb_row() of libjpeg-...
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This security bulletin impacts software or systems such as Fedora, Slackware, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Solutions, fixes, patches and workarounds for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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