GLSA-201310-07 : OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 70380


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201310-07 (OpenJPEG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)

OpenJPEG contains an invalid free error and multiple buffer overflow flaws. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted JPEG file, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All OpenJPEG users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/openjpeg-1.5.1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 70380

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201310-07.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/10/11

Modified: 2017/01/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/10/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5030, CVE-2012-3358, CVE-2012-3535

BID: 53012, 54373, 55214

OSVDB: 81343, 83741, 84978

GLSA: 201310-07