CVE-2016-10271

high
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Description

tools/tiffcrop.c in LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to "READ of size 1" and libtiff/tif_fax3.c:413:13.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97199

https://blogs.gentoo.org/ago/2017/01/01/libtiff-multiple-heap-based-buffer-overflow/

https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/9657bbe3cdce4aaa90e07d50c1c70ae52da0ba6a

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-24

Updated: 2017-03-31

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
146680EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : compat-libtiff3 (EulerOS-SA-2021-1285)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
146160EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : compat-libtiff3 (EulerOS-SA-2021-1184)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
145116EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : compat-libtiff3 (EulerOS-SA-2021-1062)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
101563Fedora 26 : libtiff (2017-05b9048fbc)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
99704openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2017-515)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
99466SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2017:1044-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
99273Fedora 25 : libtiff (2017-ab3acddd21)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high