CVE-2017-12944

MEDIUM

Description

The TIFFReadDirEntryArray function in tif_read.c in LibTIFF 4.0.8 mishandles memory allocation for short files, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (allocation failure and application crash) in the TIFFFetchStripThing function in tif_dirread.c during a tiff2pdf invocation.

References

http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2725

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3602-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3606-1/

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4100

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-18

Updated: 2019-10-03

Type: CWE-770

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:4.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (16 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
135609EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.2 : libtiff (EulerOS-SA-2020-1447)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
134524EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : libtiff (EulerOS-SA-2020-1235)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
131619EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : libtiff (EulerOS-SA-2019-2466)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
130727EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : libtiff (EulerOS-SA-2019-2265)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
130671EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : libtiff (EulerOS-SA-2019-2209)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
123404openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2019-987)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
121763Photon OS 2.0: Libtiff PHSA-2017-0045NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
high
120181SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:4008-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
119866openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2018-1598)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
119807SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:4191-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
119550openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2018-1522)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
111894Photon OS 2.0: Bash / Curl / Go / Libtiff / Systemd PHSA-2017-0045 (deprecated)NessusPhotonOS Local Security Checks
high
108657Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 17.10 : LibTIFF vulnerabilities (USN-3606-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
108513Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS : LibTIFF vulnerabilities (USN-3602-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
106414Debian DSA-4100-1 : tiff - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
103093Debian DLA-1093-1 : tiff security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium