CVE-2016-9675

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-09-26
CWE:
CWE-122
Bugzilla:
1382202: CVE-2016-9675 openjpeg: incorrect fix for CVE-2013-6045
A vulnerability was found in the patch for CVE-2013-6045 for OpenJPEG. A specially crafted JPEG2000 image, when read by an application using OpenJPEG, could cause heap-based buffer overflows leading to a crash or possible code execution.

Find out more about CVE-2016-9675 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 7.5
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 7 (openjpeg) RHSA-2017:0838 2017-03-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openjpeg) RHSA-2017:0559 2017-03-20

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Doran Moppert (Red Hat Product Security).

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