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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-8693

Double free vulnerability in the mem_close function in jas_stream.c in JasPer before 1.900.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted BMP image to the imginfo command.
Publish Date : 2017-02-15 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 Code
CWE ID 415

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2017:1208: jasper security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20171208 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-2016-8693

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Jasper Project Jasper 1.900.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fedoraproject Fedora 1
Jasper Project Jasper 1
Opensuse Opensuse 1

- References For CVE-2016-8693
MLIST [oss-security] 20160823 Fuzzing jasper[email protected]/message/22FCKKHQCQ3S6TZY5G44EFDTMWOJXJRD/
MLIST [oss-security] 20161015 Re: Fuzzing jasper
BID 93587 JasPer CVE-2016-8693 Double Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2017-05-23
REDHAT RHSA-2017:1208
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:2722

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-8693

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