Fedora 18 : libtiff-4.0.3-8.fc18 (2013-14726)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

tiff2pdf: use-after-tree, git2tiff: stack-based buffer overflows

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=995965
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=995975
http://www.nessus.org/u?dd993841

Solution :

Update the affected libtiff package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69394 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4231
CVE-2013-4232

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