Scientific Linux Security Update : jasper on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64 (20170509)

high Nessus Plugin ID 100120
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Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

Multiple flaws were 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-2016-8654, CVE-2016-9560, CVE-2016-10249, CVE-2015-5203, CVE-2015-5221, CVE-2016-1577, CVE-2016-8690, CVE-2016-8693, CVE-2016-8884, CVE-2016-8885, CVE-2016-9262, CVE-2016-9591)

Multiple flaws were found in the way JasPer decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted file could cause an application using JasPer to crash. (CVE-2016-1867, CVE-2016-2089, CVE-2016-2116, CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692, CVE-2016-8883, CVE-2016-9387, CVE-2016-9388, CVE-2016-9389, CVE-2016-9390, CVE-2016-9391, CVE-2016-9392, CVE-2016-9393, CVE-2016-9394, CVE-2016-9583, CVE-2016-9600, CVE-2016-10248, CVE-2016-10251)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?6dc8cb2a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100120

File Name: sl_20170509_jasper_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/11/2017

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:jasper, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:jasper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:jasper-devel, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:jasper-libs, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:jasper-utils, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/20/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5203, CVE-2015-5221, CVE-2016-10248, CVE-2016-10249, CVE-2016-10251, CVE-2016-1577, CVE-2016-1867, CVE-2016-2089, CVE-2016-2116, CVE-2016-8654, CVE-2016-8690, CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692, CVE-2016-8693, CVE-2016-8883, CVE-2016-8884, CVE-2016-8885, CVE-2016-9262, CVE-2016-9387, CVE-2016-9388, CVE-2016-9389, CVE-2016-9390, CVE-2016-9391, CVE-2016-9392, CVE-2016-9393, CVE-2016-9394, CVE-2016-9560, CVE-2016-9583, CVE-2016-9591, CVE-2016-9600