Debian DSA-4100-1 : tiff - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 106414

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff library and the included tools, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade the tiff packages.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.3-12.3+deb8u5.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.8-2+deb9u2.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/tiff

https://packages.debian.org/source/jessie/tiff

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/tiff

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4100

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106414

File Name: debian_DSA-4100.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/29/2018

Updated: 11/13/2018

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tiff, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 1/27/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11335, CVE-2017-12944, CVE-2017-13726, CVE-2017-13727, CVE-2017-18013, CVE-2017-9935

DSA: 4100