Oracle Linux 6 : openjpeg (ELSA-2017-0559)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

From Red Hat Security Advisory 2017:0559 :

An update for openjpeg is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

OpenJPEG is an open source library for reading and writing image files
in JPEG2000 format.

Security Fix(es) :

* Multiple integer overflow flaws, leading to heap-based buffer
overflows, were found in OpenJPEG. A specially crafted JPEG2000 image
could cause an application using OpenJPEG to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-5139, CVE-2016-5158, CVE-2016-5159,

* A vulnerability was found in the patch for CVE-2013-6045 for
OpenJPEG. A specially crafted JPEG2000 image, when read by an
application using OpenJPEG, could cause heap-based buffer overflows
leading to a crash or, potentially, arbitrary code execution.

The CVE-2016-9675 issue was discovered by Doran Moppert (Red Hat
Product Security).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected openjpeg packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97821 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6045

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