Photon OS 2.0: Libtiff PHSA-2017-0045

high Nessus Plugin ID 121763

Synopsis

The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

An update of the libtiff package has been released.

Solution

Update the affected Linux packages.

See Also

https://github.com/vmware/photon/wiki/Security-Updates-2-2.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121763

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0045_libtiff.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2/7/2019

Updated: 5/24/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-12944

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:libtiff, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/17/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/17/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12944