Upstream information

CVE-2018-16554 at MITRE

Description

The ProcessGpsInfo function of the gpsinfo.c file of jhead 3.00 may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service attack or unspecified other impact via a malicious JPEG file, because of inconsistency between float and double in a sprintf format string during TAG_GPS_ALT handling.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1108480 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1108672 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15
  • jhead >= 3.00-bp150.3.7.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 3.00-lp150.3.6.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 3.00-lp150.3.6.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-1044
openSUSE-2018-1292
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • jhead >= 3.00-lp150.3.6.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 3.00-lp150.3.6.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 3.00-lp150.3.6.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-1044
openSUSE-2018-1292
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • jhead >= 3.00-14.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 3.00-14.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 3.00-14.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-1044
openSUSE-2018-1292