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CVE-2016-1924 Detail

Description

The opj_tgt_reset function in OpenJpeg 2016.1.18 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted JPEG 2000 image.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/27/2016

Evaluator Description

Per LINK that the version affected is the current latest version available for download (2.1.0).

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1924
Original release date:
01/27/2016
Last revised:
06/30/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
6.5 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
2.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
None
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3665 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3665
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/18/4 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160118 Out-of-bounds Read in the OpenJpeg's opj_j2k_update_image_data and opj_tgt_reset function
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/01/18/7 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20160118 Re: Out-of-bounds Read in the OpenJpeg's opj_j2k_update_image_data and opj_tgt_reset function
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-26 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201612-26

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