SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2015:1475-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

LibTiff was updated to the 4.0.4 stable release fixing various
security issues and bugs.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2014-8127: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-8128: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-8129: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-8130: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-9655: Access of uninitialized memory
(bnc#916927).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/914890
https://bugzilla.suse.com/916927
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8127.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8128.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8129.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8130.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9655.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?1cfc935e

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-473=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-473=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-473=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85762 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72323
72326
72352
72353
73441

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8127
CVE-2014-8128
CVE-2014-8129
CVE-2014-8130
CVE-2014-9655

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