FreeBSD : jasper -- buffer overflow (8ff84335-a7da-11e2-b3f5-003067c2616f)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 66012


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Fedora reports :

JasPer fails to properly decode marker segments and other sections in malformed JPEG2000 files. Malformed inputs can cause heap buffer overflows which in turn may result in execution of attacker-controlled code.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 66012

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8ff84335a7da11e2b3f5003067c2616f.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/18

Modified: 2016/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:jasper, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/12/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3520, CVE-2008-3522, CVE-2011-4516, CVE-2011-4517

CERT: 887409

CWE: 119, 189