openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-79)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to tiff 4.0.6 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7554: Out-of-bounds write in the thumbnail and
tiffcmp tools allowed attacker to cause a denial of
service or have unspecified further impact (bsc#960341)

- bsc#942690: potential out-of-bound write in NeXTDecode()

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected tiff packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88162 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7554

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