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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-4516

Heap-based buffer overflow in the jpc_cox_getcompparms function in libjasper/jpc/jpc_cs.c in JasPer 1.900.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted numrlvls value in a coding style default (COD) marker segment in a JPEG2000 file.
Publish Date : 2011-12-15 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2011-10-20 2011-12-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-4516 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-1807 -- jasper security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28114 unix
DSA-2371-1 jasper -- buffer overflows oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15085 unix
ELSA-2011:1807: jasper security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23679 unix
ELSA-2011:1811: netpbm security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22965 unix
RHSA-2011:1807: jasper security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21637 unix
RHSA-2011:1807: jasper security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111807 unix
RHSA-2011:1811: netpbm security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21974 unix
RHSA-2011:1811: netpbm security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111811 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-4516

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Jasper Project Jasper 1.900.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Jasper Project Jasper 1

- References For CVE-2011-4516
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-16966
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-16955
OSVDB 77595 JasPer src/libjasper/jpc/jpc_cs.c jpc_cox_getcompparms() Function COD Market Segment JPEG2000 File Handling Remote Code Execution JasPer src/libjasper/jpc/jpc_cs.c jpc_cox_getcompparms() Function COD Market Segment JPEG2000 File Handling Remote Code Execution CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2011:1807
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2011:1317
REDHAT RHSA-2011:1811
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0698
BID 50992 JasPer Multiple Remote Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2013-03-05
SLACKWARE SSA:2015-302-02

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-4516

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