CVE-2016-8654

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2016-11-25
CWE:
CWE-122
Bugzilla:
1399167: CVE-2016-8654 jasper: heap-based buffer overflow in QMFB code in JPC codec

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

A heap-buffer overflow vulnerability was found in QMFB code in JPC codec caused by buffer being allocated with too small size. jasper versions before 2.0.0 are affected.

Find out more about CVE-2016-8654 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

CVSS3 Base Score 7.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
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
RHEV Manager 3 mingw-virt-viewer Affected

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Liu Bingchang (IIE) for reporting this issue.

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