CVE-2016-3616

NameCVE-2016-3616
DescriptionThe cjpeg utility in libjpeg allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs819969

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libjpeg-turbo (PTS)jessie1:1.3.1-12vulnerable
stretch1:1.5.1-2fixed
buster, sid1:1.5.2-2fixed
libjpeg6b (PTS)wheezy6b1-3+deb7u1vulnerable
sid1:6b2-3vulnerable
libjpeg8 (PTS)wheezy8d-1+deb7u1vulnerable
libjpeg9 (PTS)sid1:9b-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libjpeg-turbosource(unstable)1:1.4.2-1medium
libjpeg6bsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant
libjpeg8source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
libjpeg9source(unstable)1:9b-2medium819969

Notes

[jessie] - libjpeg-turbo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
libjpeg-turbo: Fixed by: https://github.com/libjpeg-turbo/libjpeg-turbo/commit/6709e4a0cfa44d4f54ee8ad05753d4aa9260cb91 (1.4.2)
unimportant, since cjpeg not installed in binary package in any suite having src:libjpeg6b
[wheezy] - libjpeg8 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
cjpeg in src:libjpeg8 vulnerable, but not installed in binary package since 8d1-2
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1319661
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1318509

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