Upstream information

CVE-2012-2845 at MITRE


Integer overflow in the jpeg_data_load_data function in jpeg-data.c in libjpeg in exif 0.6.20 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) or obtain potentially sensitive information via a crafted JPEG file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 771229 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • exif >= 0.6.21-10.2
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA exif
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • exif >= 0.6.21-11.3
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA exif
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • exif >= 0.6.21-13.1
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA exif
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • exif >= 0.6.21-8.7
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA exif

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 libexif Released
SLED-10-SP4 libexif Released
SLES-10-SP3 libexif Released
SLES-10-SP4 libexif Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 libexif Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libexif Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libexif Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libexif Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One libexif Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 libexif Released