SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2019:3058-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 131308

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2019-14973: Fixed an improper check which was depended on the compiler which could have led to integer overflow (bsc#1146608).

CVE-2016-5102: Fixed a buffer overflow in readgifimage() (bsc#983268)

CVE-2018-17000: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in the _TIFFmemcmp function (bsc#1108606).

CVE-2019-6128: Fixed a memory leak in the TIFFFdOpen function in tif_unix.c (bsc#1121626).

CVE-2019-7663: Fixed an invalid address dereference in the TIFFWriteDirectoryTagTransfer function in libtiff/tif_dirwrite.c (bsc#1125113)

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 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2019-3058=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-3058=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2019-3058=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-3058=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-3058=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1108606

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1121626

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1125113

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1146608

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=983268

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5102/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17000/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-14973/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-6128/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-7663/

http://www.nessus.org/u?cfe80dd7

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131308

File Name: suse_SU-2019-3058-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/11/26

Updated: 2019/12/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/11/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/02/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5102, CVE-2018-17000, CVE-2019-14973, CVE-2019-6128, CVE-2019-7663