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CVE-2016-9591 Detail

Current Description

JasPer before version 2.0.12 is vulnerable to a use-after-free in the way it decodes certain JPEG 2000 image files resulting in a crash on the application using JasPer.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/09/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
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 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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94952 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1208 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1406405 Exploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201707-07 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3827 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9591
NVD Published Date:
03/09/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2018