SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2016:2271-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-8781, CVE-2015-8782, CVE-2015-8783:
Out-of-bounds writes for invalid images (bsc#964225)

- CVE-2016-3186: Buffer overflow in gif2tiff (bnc#973340).

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

- CVE-2016-5316: Out-of-bounds read in PixarLogCleanup()
function in tif_pixarlog.c (bsc#984837)

- CVE-2016-5314: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode()
function (bsc#984831)

- CVE-2016-5317: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode()
function in libtiff.so (bsc#984842)

- CVE-2016-5320: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode()
function in tif_pixarlog.c (bsc#984808)

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/964225
https://bugzilla.suse.com/973340
https://bugzilla.suse.com/984808
https://bugzilla.suse.com/984831
https://bugzilla.suse.com/984837
https://bugzilla.suse.com/984842
https://bugzilla.suse.com/987351
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8781.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8782.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8783.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3186.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5314.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5316.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5317.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5320.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5875.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?04f3fa40

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-SP1:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1330=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1330=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1330=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93439 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8781
CVE-2015-8782
CVE-2015-8783
CVE-2016-3186
CVE-2016-5314
CVE-2016-5316
CVE-2016-5317
CVE-2016-5320
CVE-2016-5875

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