Debian DLA-1557-1 : tiff security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118470

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security update.

Description

CVE-2018-17100 An int32 overflow can cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file

CVE-2018-17101 Out-of-bounds writes can cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file

CVE-2018-18557 Out-of-bounds write due to ignoring buffer size can cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image file

For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.3-12.3+deb8u7.

We recommend that you upgrade your tiff packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/10/msg00019.html

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118470

File Name: debian_DLA-1557.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/29

Modified: 2018/11/05

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:libtiff-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtiff-opengl, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtiff-tools, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtiff5, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtiff5-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtiffxx5, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17100, CVE-2018-17101, CVE-2018-18557