Scientific Linux Security Update : openjpeg on SL6.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

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,
CVE-2016-7163)

- 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. (CVE-2016-9675)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a9050f00

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: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97846 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6045
CVE-2016-5139
CVE-2016-5158
CVE-2016-5159
CVE-2016-7163
CVE-2016-9675

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