FreeBSD : tiff -- RLE decoder heap overflows (f6680c03-0bd8-11d9-8a8a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Chris Evans discovered several heap buffer overflows in libtiff's RLE
decoder. These overflows could be triggered by a specially crafted
TIFF image file, resulting in an application crash and possibly
arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-006.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?3c72cee6

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19172 (freebsd_pkg_f6680c030bd811d98a8a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0803

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