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1036495: CVE-2013-6045 openjpeg: heap-based buffer overflows

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in OpenJPEG 1.3 and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2013-6045 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 7.5
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openjpeg) RHSA-2013:1850 2013-12-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 openjpeg Not affected


Red Hat would like to thank Raphael Geissert for reporting these issues during a review for EDF.

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