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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for openjpeg RHSA-2012:1283-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'openjpeg'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'openjpeg'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
OpenJPEG is an open source library for reading and writing image files in
JPEG 2000 format.

It was found that OpenJPEG failed to sanity-check an image header field
before using it. A remote attacker could provide a specially-crafted image
file that could cause an application linked against OpenJPEG to crash or,
possibly, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-3535)

This issue was discovered by Huzaifa Sidhpurwala of the Red Hat Security
Response Team.

Users of OpenJPEG should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
a patch to correct this issue. All running applications using OpenJPEG
must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Affected Software/OS:
openjpeg on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-3535
BugTraq ID: 55214
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2012:1283
XForce ISS Database: openjpeg-files-bo(77994)
CopyrightCopyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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