RHEL 7 : jasper (RHSA-2018:3253)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118539

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update for jasper is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Low. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link (s) in the References section.

JasPer is an implementation of Part 1 of the JPEG 2000 image compression standard.

Security Fix(es) :

* jasper: reachable assertion in JPC_NOMINALGAIN() (CVE-2016-9396)

* jasper: NULL pointer exception in jp2_encode() (CVE-2017-1000050)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes :

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 Release Notes linked from the References section.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3395ff0b

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3253

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2016-9396

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2017-1000050

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118539

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2018-3253.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/31

Modified: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jasper, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jasper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jasper-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jasper-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jasper-utils, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9396, CVE-2017-1000050

RHSA: 2018:3253