CVE-2018-16554

NameCVE-2018-16554
DescriptionThe ProcessGpsInfo function of the gpsinfo.c file of jhead 3.00 may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service attack or unspecified other impact via a malicious JPEG file, because of inconsistency between float and double in a sprintf format string during TAG_GPS_ALT handling.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-2054-1
Debian Bugs908176

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
jhead (PTS)buster1:3.00-8fixed
buster (security)1:3.00-8+deb10u1fixed
bullseye (security), bullseye1:3.04-6+deb11u1fixed
bookworm, sid1:3.06.0.1-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
jheadsourcejessie1:2.97-1+deb8u2DLA-2054-1
jheadsourcestretch1:3.00-4+deb9u1
jheadsource(unstable)1:3.00-8908176

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