ALAS-2017-836


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2017-836
Advisory Release Date: 2017-06-06 16:49 Pacific
Advisory Updated Date: 2017-07-25 18:15 Pacific
Severity: Important

Issue Overview:

Multiple flaws were found in the way JasPer decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A
specially crafted file could cause an application using JasPer to crash or,
possibly, execute arbitrary code. ( CVE-2016-8654, CVE-2016-9560, CVE-2016-10249,
CVE-2015-5203, CVE-2015-5221, CVE-2016-1577, CVE-2016-8690, CVE-2016-8693,
CVE-2016-8884, CVE-2016-8885, CVE-2016-9262, CVE-2016-9591 )

Multiple flaws were found in the way JasPer decoded JPEG 2000 image files. A
specially crafted file could cause an application using JasPer to crash.
(CVE-2016-1867, CVE-2016-2089, CVE-2016-2116, CVE-2016-8691, CVE-2016-8692,
CVE-2016-8883, CVE-2016-9387, CVE-2016-9388, CVE-2016-9389, CVE-2016-9390,
CVE-2016-9391, CVE-2016-9392, CVE-2016-9393, CVE-2016-9394, CVE-2016-9583,
CVE-2016-9600, CVE-2016-10248, CVE-2016-10251)


Affected Packages:

jasper


Issue Correction:
Run yum update jasper to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    jasper-devel-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.i686
    jasper-utils-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.i686
    jasper-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.i686
    jasper-libs-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.i686
    jasper-debuginfo-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.i686

src:
    jasper-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    jasper-debuginfo-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.x86_64
    jasper-libs-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.x86_64
    jasper-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.x86_64
    jasper-devel-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.x86_64
    jasper-utils-1.900.1-21.9.amzn1.x86_64