CVE-2016-8331

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Description

An exploitable remote code execution vulnerability exists in the handling of TIFF images in LibTIFF version 4.0.6. A crafted TIFF document can lead to a type confusion vulnerability resulting in remote code execution. This vulnerability can be triggered via a TIFF file delivered to the application using LibTIFF's tag extension functionality.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93898

http://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0190/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-16

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-10-28

Updated: 2017-07-01

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: 8.1

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
110803SUSE SLES11 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:1835-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
110802openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2018-677)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
110763SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:1826-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
101833Ubuntu 12.04 LTS : tiff vulnerabilities (USN-3212-3)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
97434Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 : tiff vulnerabilities (USN-3212-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
96373GLSA-201701-16 : libTIFF: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
94474Debian DLA-693-2 : tiff regression updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical