Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jasper (MDVSA-2015:034)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated jasper packages fix security vulnerabilities :

An off-by-one flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was found
in the way JasPer decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted
file could cause an application using JasPer to crash or, possibly,
execute arbitrary code (CVE-2014-8157).

An unrestricted stack memory use flaw was found in the way JasPer
decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted file could cause an
application using JasPer to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code
(CVE-2014-8158).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0038.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81234 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72293
72296

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8157
CVE-2014-8158

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