SUSE-SA:2006:044: libtiff

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2010 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:044 (libtiff).


This update of libtiff is the result of a source-code audit done by
Tavis Ormandy, Google Security Team. It fixes various bugs that can
lead to denial-of-service conditions as well as to remote code execution
while parsing a tiff image provided by an attacker.

Solution :

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_44_libtiff.html

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24424 ()

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