SuSE 10 Security Update : libtiff (ZYPP Patch Number 1908)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3459.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3460.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3461.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3462.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3463.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3464.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3465.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 1908.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29512 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3459
CVE-2006-3460
CVE-2006-3461
CVE-2006-3462
CVE-2006-3463
CVE-2006-3464
CVE-2006-3465

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