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CVE-2007-2721 Detail

Description

The jpc_qcx_getcompparms function in jpc/jpc_cs.c for the JasPer JPEG-2000 library (libjasper) before 1.900 allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly corrupt the heap via malformed image files, as originally demonstrated using imagemagick convert.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/16/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/23/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect versions of ghostscript as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4 or 5 as they do not include a bundled JasPer library.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=413033 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=413041 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=413041;msg=88 Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2036
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:129
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:208
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:209
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:142
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:164
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0012.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24052
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-501-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-501-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0912
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9397

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9397
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9397

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2721
NVD Published Date:
05/16/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017