GLSA-201710-26 : OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104069


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201710-26 (OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJPEG. Please review the references below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker, via a crafted BMP, PDF, or j2k document, could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or have other unspecified impacts.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/openjpeg-2.3.0:2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104069

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201710-26.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/23

Updated: 2019/04/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openjpeg, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10504, CVE-2016-10505, CVE-2016-10506, CVE-2016-10507, CVE-2016-1626, CVE-2016-1628, CVE-2016-9112, CVE-2016-9113, CVE-2016-9114, CVE-2016-9115, CVE-2016-9116, CVE-2016-9117, CVE-2016-9118, CVE-2016-9572, CVE-2016-9573, CVE-2016-9580, CVE-2016-9581, CVE-2017-12982, CVE-2017-14039, CVE-2017-14164

GLSA: 201710-26