Fedora 8 : libtiff-3.8.2-11.fc8 (2008-7388)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes LZW decoding vulnerabilities described in CVE-2008-2327

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=458674
http://www.nessus.org/u?a1e1e15a

Solution :

Update the affected libtiff package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34129 (fedora_2008-7388.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30832

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2327

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