CVE-2015-5221

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2015-08-20
CWE:
CWE-416
Bugzilla:
1255710: CVE-2015-5221 jasper: use-after-free and double-free flaws in mif_process_cmpt()

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Use-after-free vulnerability in the mif_process_cmpt function in libjasper/mif/mif_cod.c in the JasPer JPEG-2000 library before 1.900.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted JPEG 2000 image file.

Find out more about CVE-2015-5221 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
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 (jasper) RHSA-2017:1208 2017-05-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (jasper) RHSA-2017:1208 2017-05-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 netpbm Not affected

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Josselin Feist for reporting this issue.

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