CVE-2016-8883

NameCVE-2016-8883
DescriptionThe jpc_dec_tiledecode function in jpc_dec.c in JasPer before 1.900.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure) 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)
ReferencesDLA-739-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jasper (PTS)wheezy1.900.1-13+deb7u4vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.900.1-13+deb7u6fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.900.1-debian1-2.4+deb8u3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jaspersource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant
jaspersourcewheezy1.900.1-13+deb7u5mediumDLA-739-1

Notes

https://github.com/mdadams/jasper/issues/32
https://github.com/mdadams/jasper/commit/33cc2cfa51a8d0fc3116d16cc1d8fc581b3f9e8d
Not suitable for code injection, hardly denial of service

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