SUSE SLES11 Security Update : jasper (SUSE-SU-2016:2776-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 94729


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for jasper fixes the following issues: Security fixes :

- CVE-2016-8887: NULL pointer dereference in jp2_colr_destroy (jp2_cod.c) (bsc#1006836)

- CVE-2016-8886: memory allocation failure in jas_malloc (jas_malloc.c) (bsc#1006599)

- CVE-2016-8884,CVE-2016-8885: two NULL pointer dereferences in bmp_getdata (incomplete fix for CVE-2016-8690) (bsc#1007009)

- CVE-2016-8883: assert in jpc_dec_tiledecode() (bsc#1006598)

- CVE-2016-8882: segfault / NULL pointer access in jpc_pi_destroy (bsc#1006597)

- CVE-2016-8881: Heap overflow in jpc_getuint16() (bsc#1006593)

- CVE-2016-8880: Heap overflow in jpc_dec_cp_setfromcox() (bsc#1006591)

- CVE-2016-8693: Double free vulnerability in mem_close (bsc#1005242)

- CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692: Divide by zero in jpc_dec_process_siz (bsc#1005090)

- CVE-2016-8690: NULL pointer dereference in bmp_getdata triggered by crafted BMP image (bsc#1005084)

- CVE-2016-2089: invalid read in the JasPer's jas_matrix_clip() function (bsc#963983)

- CVE-2016-1867: Out-of-bounds Read in the JasPer's jpc_pi_nextcprl() function (bsc#961886)

- CVE-2016-1577, CVE-2016-2116: double free vulnerability in the jas_iccattrval_destroy function (bsc#968373)

- CVE-2015-5221: Use-after-free (and double-free) in Jasper JPEG-200 (bsc#942553)

- CVE-2015-5203: Double free corruption in JasPer JPEG-2000 implementation (bsc#941919)

- CVE-2008-3522: multiple integer overflows (bsc#392410)

- bsc#1006839: NULL pointer dereference in jp2_colr_destroy (jp2_cod.c) (incomplete fix for CVE-2016-8887)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-jasper-12846=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-jasper-12846=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-jasper-12846=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94729

File Name: suse_SU-2016-2776-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/11/11

Modified: 2017/02/27

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


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3522, CVE-2015-5203, CVE-2015-5221, CVE-2016-1577, CVE-2016-1867, CVE-2016-2089, CVE-2016-2116, CVE-2016-8690, CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692, CVE-2016-8693, CVE-2016-8880, CVE-2016-8881, CVE-2016-8882, CVE-2016-8883, CVE-2016-8884, CVE-2016-8885, CVE-2016-8886, CVE-2016-8887

BID: 31470

OSVDB: 49890, 77595, 77596, 115355, 126344, 126557, 132886, 133755, 135285, 135286, 143483, 143484, 143485, 145760, 145761, 145762, 145771, 146062

CWE: 119