openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2018-1056)

high Nessus Plugin ID 117798

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-10779: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in TIFFWriteScanline() in tif_write.c (bsc#1092480)

- CVE-2017-17942: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the function PackBitsEncode in tif_packbits.c.
(bsc#1074186)

- CVE-2016-5319: Fixed a beap-based buffer overflow in bmp2tiff (bsc#983440)

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

Solution

Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1074186

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1092480

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=983440

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117798

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1056.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/27/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#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: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-debuginfo-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:tiff:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:tiff-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:tiff-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/26/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5319, CVE-2017-17942, CVE-2018-10779