openSUSE 10 Security Update : libtiff (libtiff-1907)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libtiff is the result of a source-code audit done by
Tavis Ormandy. It fixes various bugs that can lead to
denial-of-service conditions as well as to remote code execution while
parsing a tiff image. (CVE-2006-3459, CVE-2006-3460, CVE-2006-3461,
CVE-2006-3462, CVE-2006-3463, CVE-2006-3464, CVE-2006-3465)

Please restart your applications.

Solution :

Update the affected libtiff packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27334 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3459

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