Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2017-17479: openjpeg security update

Back to Search

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2017-17479: openjpeg security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/08/2017
Created
02/03/2021
Added
02/03/2021
Modified
02/03/2021

Description

In OpenJPEG 2.3.0, a stack-based buffer overflow was discovered in the pgxtoimage function in jpwl/convert.c. The vulnerability causes an out-of-bounds write, which may lead to remote denial of service or possibly remote code execution.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-openjpeg-libs

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;