CVE-2016-2116

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2016-03-03
CWE:
CWE-400
Bugzilla:
1314472: CVE-2016-2116 jasper: memory leak in jas_iccprof_createfrombuf()

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Memory leak in the jas_iccprof_createfrombuf function in JasPer 1.900.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted ICC color profile in a JPEG 2000 image file.

Find out more about CVE-2016-2116 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 3.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

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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
RHEV Manager 3 mingw-virt-viewer Will not fix

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