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CVE-2016-9572 Detail

Current Description

A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the way openjpeg 2.1.2 decoded certain input images. Due to a logic error in the code responsible for decoding the input image, an application using openjpeg to process image data could crash when processing a crafted image.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
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

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/109233
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-9572 Exploit Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/szukw000/openjpeg/commit/7b28bd2b723df6be09fe7791eba33147c1c47d0d Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/uclouvain/openjpeg/issues/863 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201710-26 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3768 Third Party Advisory
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2019-5072835.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST   Red Hat, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openjpeg:openjpeg:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9572
NVD Published Date:
08/01/2018
NVD Last Modified:
07/17/2019