FreeBSD : jasper -- buffer overflow (8ff84335-a7da-11e2-b3f5-003067c2616f)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Fedora reports :

JasPer fails to properly decode marker segments and other sections in
malformed JPEG2000 files. Malformed inputs can cause heap buffer
overflows which in turn may result in execution of attacker-controlled

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66012 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3520

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