FreeBSD : tiff -- divide-by-zero denial-of-service (b58ff497-6977-11d9-ae49-000c41e2cdad)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19090


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


A US-CERT vulnerability note reports :

An Integer overflow in the LibTIFF library may allow a remote attacker to cause a divide-by-zero error that results in a denial-of-service condition.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19090

File Name: freebsd_pkg_b58ff497697711d9ae49000c41e2cdad.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:fractorama, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gdal, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:iv, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ivtools, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ja-iv, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:ja-libimg, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-tiff, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:paraview, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pdflib, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:pdflib-perl, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tiff, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0804

CERT: 555304