openSUSE Security Update : openjpeg2 (openSUSE-2017-943)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102562


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for openjpeg2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE 2016-7163: Integer Overflow could lead to remote code execution (bsc#997857)

- CVE 2015-8871: Use-after-free in opj_j2k_write_mco function could lead to denial of service (bsc#979907)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.


Update the affected openjpeg2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102562

File Name: openSUSE-2017-943.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/08/18

Modified: 2017/08/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenjp2-7, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenjp2-7-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenjp2-7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libopenjp2-7-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openjpeg2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openjpeg2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openjpeg2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openjpeg2-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8871, CVE-2016-7163