Amazon Linux AMI : openjpeg (ALAS-2012-125)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69615

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

It was found that OpenJPEG failed to sanity-check an image header field before using it. A remote attacker could provide a specially crafted image file that could cause an application linked against OpenJPEG to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2012-3535)

Solution

Run 'yum update openjpeg' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2012-125.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69615

File Name: ala_ALAS-2012-125.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/09/04

Updated: 2018/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openjpeg, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openjpeg-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openjpeg-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openjpeg-libs, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3535

ALAS: 2012-125

RHSA: 2012:1283