Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : jasper (MDVSA-2015:159)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated jasper packages fix security vulnerabilities :

Josh Duart of the Google Security Team discovered heap-based buffer
overflow flaws in JasPer, which could lead to denial of service
(application crash) or the execution of arbitrary code
(CVE-2014-9029).

A double free flaw was found in the way JasPer parsed ICC color
profiles in JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted file could
cause an application using JasPer to crash or, possibly, execute
arbitrary code (CVE-2014-8137).

A heap-based buffer overflow 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-2014-8138).

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-2014-0514.html
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0539.html
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)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82412 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8137
CVE-2014-8138
CVE-2014-8157
CVE-2014-8158
CVE-2014-9029

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