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Bug 628414 (CVE-2016-9113) - media-libs/openjpeg: NULL point dereference in function imagetobmp of convertbmp.c (CVE-2016-9113)
Summary: media-libs/openjpeg: NULL point dereference in function imagetobmp of convert...
Alias: CVE-2016-9113
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [upstream]
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-08-20 18:52 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2017-08-21 07:28 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2017-08-20 18:52:47 UTC
CVE-2016-9113 (
  There is a NULL pointer dereference in function imagetobmp of
  convertbmp.c:980 of OpenJPEG 2.1.2. image->comps[0].data is not assigned a
  value after initialization(NULL). Impact is Denial of Service.
Comment 1 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev 2017-08-20 18:58:39 UTC
Affects CLI tool only.
Comment 2 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2017-08-21 07:28:06 UTC
As said multiple times by mitre, a simple crash in a command-line tool where no library are involved is considered an inconvenience instead of a security issue.