Debian DSA-4100-1 : tiff - security update

Medium 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: Medium

ID: 106414

File Name: debian_DSA-4100.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/29

Updated: 2018/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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: 2018/01/27

Reference Information

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

DSA: 4100