openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-911)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-5314: Fixed an out-of-bounds write in
PixarLogDecode() function (boo#984831)

- CVE-2016-5316: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in
PixarLogCleanup() function in tif_pixarlog.c
(boo#984837)

- CVE-2016-5317: Fixed an out-of-bounds write in
PixarLogDecode() function in libtiff.so (boo#984842)

- CVE-2016-5320: Fixed an out-of-bounds write in
PixarLogDecode() function in tif_pixarlog.c (boo#984808)

- CVE-2016-5875: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow when
using the PixarLog compressionformat (boo#987351)

Bugs fixed :

- boo#964225: Fixed writes for invalid images (upstream
bug #2522)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=964225
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984808
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984831
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984837
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=984842
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=987351

Solution :

Update the affected tiff packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92597 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5314
CVE-2016-5316
CVE-2016-5317
CVE-2016-5320
CVE-2016-5875

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