openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-101)

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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()
(#2508)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=942690
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=960341

Solution :

Update the affected tiff packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88394 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7554

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