SUSE SLES11 Security Update : jasper (SUSE-SU-2017:0946-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for jasper fixes the following issues: Security issues
fixed :

- CVE-2016-8654: Heap-based buffer overflow in QMFB code
in JPC codec (bsc#1012530)

- CVE-2016-9395: Missing sanity checks on the data in a
SIZ marker segment (bsc#1010977).

- CVE-2016-9398: jpc_math.c:94: int jpc_floorlog2(int):
Assertion 'x > 0' failed. (bsc#1010979)

- CVE-2016-9560: stack-based buffer overflow in
jpc_tsfb_getbands2 (jpc_tsfb.c) (bsc#1011830)

- CVE-2016-9583: Out of bounds heap read in
jpc_pi_nextpcrl() (bsc#1015400)

- CVE-2016-9591: Use-after-free on heap in
jas_matrix_destroy (bsc#1015993)

- CVE-2016-9600: NULL pointer Dereference due to missing
check for UNKNOWN color space in JP2 encoder
(bsc#1018088)

- CVE-2016-10251: Use of uninitialized value in
jpc_pi_nextcprl (jpc_t2cod.c) (bsc#1029497)

- CVE-2017-5498: left-shift undefined behaviour
(bsc#1020353)

- CVE-2017-6850: NULL pointer dereference in
jp2_cdef_destroy (jp2_cod.c) (bsc#1021868)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010977
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010979
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1011830
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1012530
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1015400
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1015993
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1018088
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1020353
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1021868
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1029497
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10251.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-8654.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9395.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9398.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9560.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9583.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9591.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9600.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-5498.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-6850.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?7573e20c

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-jasper-13051=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-jasper-13051=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-jasper-13051=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

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