openSUSE Security Update : jasper (openSUSE-2017-70)

high Nessus Plugin ID 96400



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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.

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

- 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)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected jasper packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96400

File Name: openSUSE-2017-70.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/11/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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


Risk Factor: High

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:opensuse:jasper, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:jasper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:jasper-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjasper-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjasper1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjasper1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjasper1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjasper1-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 1/10/2017

Reference Information

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