SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2016:2508-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for tiff fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-3622: Specially crafted TIFF images could
trigger a crash in tiff2rgba (bsc#974449)

- Various out-of-bound write vulnerabilities with
unspecified impact (MSVR 35093, MSVR 35094, MSVR 35095,
MSVR 35096, MSVR 35097, MSVR 35098)

- CVE-2016-3623: Specially crafted TIFF images could
trigger a crash in rgb2ycbcr (bsc#974618)

- CVE-2016-3945: Specially crafted TIFF images could
trigger a crash or allow for arbitrary command execution
via tiff2rgba (bsc#974614)

- CVE-2016-3990: Specially crafted TIFF images could
trigger a crash or allow for arbitrary command execution
(bsc#975069)

- CVE-2016-3991: Specially crafted TIFF images could
trigger a crash or allow for arbitrary command execution
via the tiffcrop tool (bsc#975070)

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/974449
https://bugzilla.suse.com/974614
https://bugzilla.suse.com/974618
https://bugzilla.suse.com/975069
https://bugzilla.suse.com/975070
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3622.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3623.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3945.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3990.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3991.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?2bafa9bf

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-SP1-2016-1461=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1461=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1461=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94039 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3622
CVE-2016-3623
CVE-2016-3945
CVE-2016-3990
CVE-2016-3991

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