openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2017-281)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-5225: A crafted TIFF image could cause a crash
and potential code execution when processed by the
'tiffcp' utility (bsc#1019611).

Also a regression from the version update to 4.0.7 was fixed in
handling TIFFTAG_FAXRECVPARAMS. (bsc#1022103)

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019611
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022103

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: 97290 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5225

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