Debian Security Advisory DSA 4405-1 (openjpeg2 - security update)

Published: 2019-03-09 23:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
openjpeg2 on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 2.1.2-1.1+deb9u3. We recommend that you upgrade your openjpeg2 Linux Distribution Packages. For the detailed security status of openjpeg2 please refer to its security tracker page linked in the references.

Summary:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in openjpeg2, the open-source JPEG 2000 codec, that could be leveraged to cause a denial of service or possibly remote code execution. CVE-2017-17480 Write stack buffer overflow in the jp3d and jpwl codecs can result in a denial of service or remote code execution via a crafted jp3d or jpwl file. CVE-2018-5785 Integer overflow can result in a denial of service via a crafted bmp file. CVE-2018-6616 Excessive iteration can result in a denial of service via a crafted bmp file. CVE-2018-14423 Division-by-zero vulnerabilities can result in a denial of service via a crafted j2k file. CVE-2018-18088 Null pointer dereference can result in a denial of service via a crafted bmp file.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-17480
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14423
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18088
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5785
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6616

References:

https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4405.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/openjpeg2

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2019-03-09
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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