OracleVM 2.1 : libtiff (OVMSA-2009-0027)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- Fix buffer overrun risks caused by unchecked integer
overflow (CVE-2009-2347) Resolves: #507725

- Fix some more LZW decoding vulnerabilities
(CVE-2009-2285) Resolves: #507725

- Update upstream URL

- Use -fno-strict-aliasing per rpmdiff recommendation

- Fix LZW decoding vulnerabilities (CVE-2008-2327)
Resolves: #458812

- Remove sgi2tiff.1 and tiffsv.1, since they are for
programs we don't ship Resolves: #460120

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libtiff / libtiff-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79467 ()

Bugtraq ID: 30832

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2327

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