Mission and Overview
NVD is the U.S. government repository of standards based vulnerability management data. This data enables automation of vulnerability management, security measurement, and compliance (e.g. FISMA).
Resource Status
NVD contains:

Last updated: 9/20/2014 10:04:18 PM

CVE Publication rate: 29.77

Email List

NVD provides four mailing lists to the public. For information and subscription instructions please visit NVD Mailing Lists

Workload Index
Vulnerability Workload Index: 9.45
About Us
NVD is a product of the NIST Computer Security Division and is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security's National Cyber Security Division. It supports the U.S. government multi-agency (OSD, DHS, NSA, DISA, and NIST) Information Security Automation Program. It is the U.S. government content repository for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP).

National Cyber Awareness System

Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-4517

Original release date: 12/14/2011
Last revised: 01/13/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The jpc_crg_getparms function in libjasper/jpc/jpc_cs.c in JasPer 1.900.1 uses an incorrect data type during a certain size calculation, which allows remote attackers to trigger a heap-based buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code, or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption), via a crafted component registration (CRG) marker segment in a JPEG2000 file.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2371
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-16955
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1315-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:1807
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 47193
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21660640
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2012-366304.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 47353
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 77596
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:1811
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#887409
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2011:1317
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 47306
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-16966
External Source: XF
Name: jasper-jpccrggetparms-bo(71701)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747726

Vulnerable software and versions

Skip Navigation Links.
* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)