SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : openjpeg2 (SUSE-SU-2016:3270-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96147


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


This update for openjpeg2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-9114: NULL pointer Access in function imagetopnm of convert.c:1943(jp2) could lead to crash [bsc#1007740]

- CVE-2016-9115: Heap Buffer Overflow in function imagetotga of convert.c(jp2) [bsc#1007741]

- CVE-2016-9580, CVE-2016-9581: Possible Heap buffer overflow via integer overflow and infite loop [bsc#1014975]

- CVE-2016-9117: NULL pointer Access in function imagetopnm of convert.c(jp2):1289 [bsc#1007743]

- CVE-2016-9118: Heap Buffer Overflow in function pnmtoimage of convert.c [bsc#1007744]

- CVE-2016-9112: FPE(Floating Point Exception) in lib/openjp2/pi.c:523 [bsc#1007747]

- CVE-2016-9116: NULL pointer Access in function imagetopnm of convert.c:2226(jp2) [bsc#1007742]

- CVE-2016-9113: NULL point dereference in function imagetobmp of convertbmp.c could lead to crash [bsc#1007739]

- CVE-2016-9572 CVE-2016-9573: Insuficient check in imagetopnm() could lead to heap buffer overflow [bsc#1014543]

- CVE-2016-8332: Malicious file in OpenJPEG JPEG2000 format could lead to code execution [bsc#1002414]

- CVE-2016-7445: NULL pointer dereference in convert.c could lead to crash [bsc#999817]

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 Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1914=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1914=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1914=1

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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96147

File Name: suse_SU-2016-3270-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/12/27

Modified: 2017/01/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libopenjp2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libopenjp2-7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openjpeg2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openjpeg2-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7445, CVE-2016-8332, CVE-2016-9112, CVE-2016-9113, CVE-2016-9114, CVE-2016-9115, CVE-2016-9116, CVE-2016-9117, CVE-2016-9118, CVE-2016-9572, CVE-2016-9573, CVE-2016-9580, CVE-2016-9581

OSVDB: 133539, 144423, 146428, 146435, 146436, 146437, 146438, 146439, 146440, 146612, 148331, 148332