Scientific Linux Security Update : openjpeg on SL7.x 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)

- An out-of-bounds read vulnerability was found in
OpenJPEG, in the j2k_to_image tool. Converting a
specially crafted JPEG2000 file to another format could
cause the application to crash or, potentially, disclose
some data from the heap. (CVE-2016-9573)

- A heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability was found in
OpenJPEG. A specially crafted JPEG2000 image, when read
by an application using OpenJPEG, could cause the
application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2016-9675)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8c8bbb17

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97935 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5139
CVE-2016-5158
CVE-2016-5159
CVE-2016-7163
CVE-2016-9573
CVE-2016-9675

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