IrfanView JPEG-2000 Plugin Remote Stack-based Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a
stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the IrfanView JPEG-2000 plugin (JPEG2000.dll) was found
to be less than 4.33. Such versions are affected by a stack-based
buffer overflow vulnerability that can be triggered by tricking users
into opening a .JP2 file with a specially crafted Quantization Default
section. Successful exploitation may allow arbitrary code to be
executed on the affected host subject to the privileges of the user.

See also :

http://www.irfanview.com/plugins.htm

Solution :

Upgrade the JPEG-2000 plugin to version 4.3.3.0 (4.33) or higher.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 59846 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51426

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0897

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