GLSA-201412-24 : OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 79977


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-24 (OpenJPEG: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenJPEG. 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. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to obtain sensitive information.
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-1.5.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 79977

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201412-24.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/12/15

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: 2014/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1447, CVE-2013-4289, CVE-2013-4290, CVE-2013-6045, CVE-2013-6052, CVE-2013-6053, CVE-2013-6054, CVE-2013-6887

BID: 62362, 62363, 64109, 64113, 64118, 64121, 64140, 64142

GLSA: 201412-24