Upstream information

CVE-2018-16554 at MITRE


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.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1108480 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1108672

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • jhead >= 3.00-lp150.3.3.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 3.00-lp150.3.3.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 3.00-lp150.3.3.1
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • jhead >= 3.00-11.1
  • jhead-debuginfo >= 3.00-11.1
  • jhead-debugsource >= 3.00-11.1