SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:0073-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 106043

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for tiff to version 4.0.9 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2014-8128: Fix out-of-bounds read with malformed TIFF image in multiple tools (bsc#969783).

- CVE-2015-7554: Fix invalid write in tiffsplit /
_TIFFVGetField (bsc#960341).

- CVE-2016-10095: Fix stack-based buffer overflow in
_TIFFVGetField (tif_dir.c) (bsc#1017690).

- CVE-2016-5318: Fix stackoverflow in thumbnail (bsc#983436).

- CVE-2017-16232: Fix memory-based DoS in tiff2bw (bsc#1069213).

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.

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-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-59=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2018-59=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1017690

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1069213

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=960341

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=969783

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=983436

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8128/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7554/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10095/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5318/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-16232/

http://www.nessus.org/u?9dced46a

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 106043

File Name: suse_SU-2018-0073-1.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/15/2018

Updated: 1/28/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:tiff:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/12/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/8/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8128, CVE-2015-7554, CVE-2016-10095, CVE-2016-5318, CVE-2017-16232

BID: 72326