Debian DLA-739-1 : jasper security updat

high Nessus Plugin ID 95664


The remote Debian host is missing a security update.


CVE-2016-8691 FPE on unknown address ... jpc_dec_process_siz ...

CVE-2016-8692 FPE on unknown address ... jpc_dec_process_siz ...

CVE-2016-8693 attempting double-free ... mem_close ... jas_stream.c

CVE-2016-8882 segfault / NULL pointer access in jpc_pi_destroy

CVE-2016-9560 stack-based buffer overflow in jpc_tsfb_getbands2 (jpc_tsfb.c)

CVE-2016-8887 part 1 + 2 NULL pointer dereference in jp2_colr_destroy (jp2_cod.c)

CVE-2016-8654 Heap-based buffer overflow in QMFB code in JPC codec

CVE-2016-8883 assert in jpc_dec_tiledecode()

TEMP-CVE heap-based buffer overflow in jpc_dec_tiledecode (jpc_dec.c)

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 1.900.1-13+deb7u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your jasper packages.

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


Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95664

File Name: debian_DLA-739.nasl

Version: 3.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/12/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libjasper-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libjasper-runtime, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libjasper1, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/10/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8654, CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692, CVE-2016-8693, CVE-2016-8882, CVE-2016-8883, CVE-2016-8887, CVE-2016-9560