SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : jasper (SUSE-SU-2017:0084-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 96387
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for jasper fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-8654: Heap-based buffer overflow in QMFB code in JPC codec. (bsc#1012530)

- CVE-2016-9395: Invalid jasper files could lead to abort of the library caused by attacker provided image.
(bsc#1010977)

- CVE-2016-9398: Invalid jasper files could lead to abort of the library caused by attacker provided image.
(bsc#1010979)

- CVE-2016-9560: Stack-based buffer overflow in jpc_tsfb_getbands2. (bsc#1011830)

- CVE-2016-9591: Use-after-free on heap in jas_matrix_destroy. (bsc#1015993)

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.

Solution

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 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-27=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-27=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1010977

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1010979

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1011830

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1012530

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1015993

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-8654/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9395/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9398/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9560/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9591/

http://www.nessus.org/u?59139d2b

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96387

File Name: suse_SU-2017-0084-1.nasl

Version: 3.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/10/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:jasper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:jasper-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libjasper1-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/8/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/15/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8654, CVE-2016-9395, CVE-2016-9398, CVE-2016-9560, CVE-2016-9591