Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1579-1 openjpeg2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Nov 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-17480, CVE-2018-18088.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in openjpeg2, the open-source JPEG 2000 codec.
Write stack buffer overflow due to missing buffer length formatter in fscanf call (jp3d and jpwl codecs). This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers using crafted jp3d and jpwl files to cause denial of service or possibly remote code execution.
Null pointer dereference caused by null image components in imagetopnm. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers using crafted BMP files to cause denial of service.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 2.1.0-2+deb8u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your openjpeg2 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS