GLSA-201908-03 : JasPer: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 127561


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201908-03 (JasPer: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in JasPer. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


JasPer is no longer maintained upstream and contains many vulnerabilities which remain unaddressed. Gentoo users are advised to unmerge this package.
# emerge --unmerge media-libs/jasper

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 127561

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201908-03.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2020/01/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/03/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000050, CVE-2017-13745, CVE-2017-13746, CVE-2017-13747, CVE-2017-13748, CVE-2017-13749, CVE-2017-13750, CVE-2017-13751, CVE-2017-13752, CVE-2017-13753, CVE-2017-14132, CVE-2017-14229, CVE-2017-5503, CVE-2017-5504, CVE-2017-5505, CVE-2017-6851, CVE-2017-6852, CVE-2017-9782, CVE-2018-18873, CVE-2018-20584, CVE-2018-9055, CVE-2018-9154

GLSA: 201908-03