FreeBSD : tiff -- tiffdump integer overflow vulnerability (8f86d8b5-6025-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Dmitry V. Levin found a potential integer overflow in the tiffdump
utility which could lead to execution of arbitrary code. This could be
exploited by tricking an user into executing tiffdump on a specially
crafted tiff image.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3353ba47

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19028 (freebsd_pkg_8f86d8b5602511d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1183

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