Fedora 16 : libtiff-3.9.6-1.fc16 (2012-10089)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to libtiff 3.9.6, and add patches for CVE-2012-2088,
CVE-2012-2113

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=810551
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=832864
http://www.nessus.org/u?a44dca61

Solution :

Update the affected libtiff package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59973 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54076
54270

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2088
CVE-2012-2113

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