SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : jasper (SUSE-SU-2019:1018-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 124295
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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for jasper fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2018-19542: Fixed a denial of service in jp2_decode (bsc#1117505).

CVE-2018-19539: Fixed a denial of service in jas_image_readcmpt (bsc#1117511).

CVE-2016-9396: Fixed a denial of service in jpc_cox_getcompparms (bsc#1010783).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-1018=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2019-1018=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-1018=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1010783

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1117505

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1117511

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9396/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19539/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19542/

http://www.nessus.org/u?174b5a19

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 124295

File Name: suse_SU-2019-1018-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/25/2019

Updated: 1/13/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:jasper, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:jasper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:jasper-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper4, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper4-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/23/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9396, CVE-2018-19539, CVE-2018-19542