FreeBSD : tiff -- divide-by-zero denial-of-service (b58ff497-6977-11d9-ae49-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A US-CERT vulnerability note reports :

An Integer overflow in the LibTIFF library may allow a remote attacker
to cause a divide-by-zero error that results in a denial-of-service
condition.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?54759e6f
http://www.nessus.org/u?ba190461

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19090 (freebsd_pkg_b58ff497697711d9ae49000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0804

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