Amazon Linux AMI : openjpeg (ALAS-2012-125)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

It was found that OpenJPEG failed to sanity-check an image header
field before using it. A remote attacker could provide a specially
crafted image file that could cause an application linked against
OpenJPEG to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2012-3535)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?52b64610

Solution :

Run 'yum update openjpeg' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69615 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3535