Fedora 16 : jasper-1.900.1-18.fc16 (2011-16966)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

CVE-2011-4516 CVE-2011-4517 jasper: heap buffer overflow flaws lead to
arbitrary code execution (CERT VU#887409)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747726
http://www.nessus.org/u?cee69b94

Solution :

Update the affected jasper package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57417 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50992

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4516
CVE-2011-4517

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