Fedora Core 5 : libtiff-3.8.2-1.fc5 (2006-952)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Sep 5 2006 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> -

- update to 3.8.2

- fix CVE-2006-2193, tiff2pdf buffer overflow (#194362)

- fix typo in man page for tiffset (#186297)

- use %{?dist}, fix Requires, BuildRoot

- Mon Jul 24 2006 Matthias Clasen <mclasen at

- Fix several vulnerabilities (CVE-2006-3460
CVE-2006-3461 CVE-2006-3462 CVE-2006-3463
CVE-2006-3464 CVE-2006-3465)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected libtiff, libtiff-debuginfo and / or libtiff-devel

Risk factor :


Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24175 (fedora_2006-952.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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