Improper error handling in RAS encoder/decoder with assertion test were found.
Created mingw-jasper tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1396987]
Affects: epel-7 [bug 1396989]
Created jasper tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1396986]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1396988]
Original reporter's advisory:
Relevant information from the advisory:
Affected version: 1.900.13
/tmp/portage/media-libs/jasper-1.900.13/work/jasper-1.900.13/src/libjasper/ras/ras_dec.c:330: int ras_getcmap(jas_stream_t *, ras_hdr_t *, ras_cmap_t *): Assertion `numcolors <= 256' failed.
Fixed version: 1.900.14
Upstream bug report:
Impact of this problem is limited to unexpected application termination. There is currently no plan to backport the fix to already released Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions.
Re-considering inclusion for easier future testing.
This issue has been addressed in the following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Via RHSA-2017:1208 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1208