CentOS 7 : jasper (CESA-2018:3253)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119002
SynopsisThe remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected jasper packages.