Debian DSA-4670-1 : tiff - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 136127

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Several vulnerabilities have been found in the TIFF library, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed image files are processed.

Solution

Upgrade the tiff packages.

For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.8-2+deb9u5.

See Also

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=902718

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=908778

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=909038

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=913675

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=934780

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/tiff

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

https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4670

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 136127

File Name: debian_DSA-4670.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/30

Updated: 2020/05/04

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:debian:debian_linux:tiff, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/04/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12900, CVE-2018-17000, CVE-2018-17100, CVE-2018-19210, CVE-2019-14973, CVE-2019-17546, CVE-2019-7663

DSA: 4670