SUSE SLES11 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:3391-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118391

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

CVE-2018-17100: There is a int32 overflow in multiply_ms in tools/ppm2tiff.c, which can cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file.
(bsc#1108637)

CVE-2018-17101: There are two out-of-bounds writes in cpTags in tools/tiff2bw.c and tools/pal2rgb.c, which can cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file. (bsc#1108627)

CVE-2018-17795: The function t2p_write_pdf in tiff2pdf.c allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF file, a similar issue to CVE-2017-9935.
(bsc#1110358)

CVE-2018-16335: newoffsets handling in ChopUpSingleUncompressedStrip in tif_dirread.c allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF file, as demonstrated by tiff2pdf. This is a different vulnerability than CVE-2018-15209.
(bsc#1106853)

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 the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-tiff-13834=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-tiff-13834=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-tiff-13834=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1106853

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1108627

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1108637

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1110358

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11613.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9935.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-16335.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17100.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17101.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17795.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?721f71bf

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118391

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3391-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/25

Modified: 2018/10/25

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:novell:suse_linux:libtiff3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11613, CVE-2017-9935, CVE-2018-15209, CVE-2018-16335, CVE-2018-17100, CVE-2018-17101, CVE-2018-17795