SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libtiff (SAT Patch Number 4397)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The following bugs have been fixed :

- Specially crafted tiff files could cause a heap-based
buffer overflow in the thunder-decoder. (CVE-2011-1167)

- Directories with a large number of files could cause an
integer overflow in the tiffdump tool (CVE-2010-4665)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=599475
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=682871
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=683337
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=687442
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4665.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1167.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4397.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53588 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4665
CVE-2011-1167

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