Gentoo: GLSA-201908-03: JasPer: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date09 Aug 2019
    CategoryGentoo
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in JasPer, the worst of which could result in a Denial of Service condition.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201908-03
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: JasPer: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: August 09, 2019
         Bugs: #614028, #614032, #624988, #629286, #635552, #662160,
               #674154, #674214
           ID: 201908-03
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in JasPer, the worst of which
    could result in a Denial of Service condition.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    JasPer is a software-based implementation of the codec specified in the
    JPEG-2000 Part-1 standard.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
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         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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      1  media-libs/jasper           <= 2.0.16                        >=  
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in JasPer. Please review
    the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    JasPer is no longer maintained upstream and contains many
    vulnerabilities which remain unaddressed. Gentoo users are advised to
    unmerge this package.
    
      # emerge --unmerge media-libs/jasper
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [  1 ] CVE-2017-1000050
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-1000050
    [  2 ] CVE-2017-13745
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13745
    [  3 ] CVE-2017-13746
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13746
    [  4 ] CVE-2017-13747
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13747
    [  5 ] CVE-2017-13748
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13748
    [  6 ] CVE-2017-13749
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13749
    [  7 ] CVE-2017-13750
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13750
    [  8 ] CVE-2017-13751
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13751
    [  9 ] CVE-2017-13752
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13752
    [ 10 ] CVE-2017-13753
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-13753
    [ 11 ] CVE-2017-14132
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14132
    [ 12 ] CVE-2017-14229
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14229
    [ 13 ] CVE-2017-14232
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14232
    [ 14 ] CVE-2017-5503
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5503
    [ 15 ] CVE-2017-5504
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5504
    [ 16 ] CVE-2017-5505
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5505
    [ 17 ] CVE-2017-6851
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6851
    [ 18 ] CVE-2017-6852
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6852
    [ 19 ] CVE-2017-9782
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-9782
    [ 20 ] CVE-2018-18873
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18873
    [ 21 ] CVE-2018-20584
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-20584
    [ 22 ] CVE-2018-9055
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9055
    [ 23 ] CVE-2018-9154
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9154
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-03
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
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    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
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