openSUSE Security Update : openjpeg2 (openSUSE-2017-943)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for openjpeg2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE 2016-7163: Integer Overflow could lead to remote
code execution (bsc#997857)

- CVE 2015-8871: Use-after-free in opj_j2k_write_mco
function could lead to denial of service (bsc#979907)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979907
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=997857

Solution :

Update the affected openjpeg2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102562 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8871
CVE-2016-7163

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