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Bug 628418 (CVE-2016-9115) - media-libs/openjpeg: Heap Buffer Overflow in function imagetotga of convert.c(jp2) (CVE-2016-9115)
Summary: media-libs/openjpeg: Heap Buffer Overflow in function imagetotga of convert.c...
Alias: CVE-2016-9115
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 18:53 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2017-08-21 07:30 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2017-08-20 18:53:45 UTC
CVE-2016-9115 (
  Heap Buffer Over-read in function imagetotga of convert.c(jp2):942 in
  OpenJPEG 2.1.2. Impact is Denial of Service. Someone must open a crafted j2k
Comment 1 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2017-08-20 19:01:01 UTC
Affects CLI tool only.
Comment 2 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2017-08-21 07:30:31 UTC
As said multiple times by mitre, a read overflow in a command-line tool where no library are involved is considered an inconvenience instead of a security issue.