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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.871296
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for jasper RHSA-2015:0074-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'jasper'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'jasper'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
JasPer is an implementation of Part 1 of the JPEG 2000 image compression
standard.

An off-by-one flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was found in
the way JasPer decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted file
could cause an application using JasPer to crash or, possibly, execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-8157)

An unrestricted stack memory use flaw was found in the way JasPer decoded
JPEG 2000 image files. A specially crafted file could cause an application
using JasPer to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-8158)

Red Hat would like to thank oCERT for reporting these issues. oCERT
acknowledges pyddeh as the original reporter.

All JasPer users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain backported patches to correct these issues. All applications using
the JasPer libraries must be restarted for the update to take effect.

Affected Software/OS:
jasper on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:
7.5

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-8157
BugTraq ID: 72296
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72296
Debian Security Information: DSA-3138 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3138
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:034
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:159
http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2015-001.html
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:0074
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0074.html
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:0698
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0698.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/62583
http://secunia.com/advisories/62615
http://secunia.com/advisories/62619
http://secunia.com/advisories/62765
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2015&m=slackware-security.538606
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:0200 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00014.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2483-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2483-2
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-8158
BugTraq ID: 72293
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72293
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