openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-SU-2013:1482-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This tiff security update fixes several buffer overflow issues and a
out-of-bounds wirte problem.

- tiff: buffer overflows/use after free problem
[CVE-2013-4231][CVE-2013-4232][bnc#834477]

- libtiff (gif2tiff): OOB Write in LZW decompressor
[CVE-2013-4244][bnc#834788]

- libtiff (gif2tiff): heap-based buffer overflow in
readgifimage() [CVE-2013-4243][bnc#834779]

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-09/msg00051.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834477
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834779
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=834788

Solution :

Update the affected tiff packages.

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: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75146 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4231
CVE-2013-4232
CVE-2013-4243
CVE-2013-4244

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