Fedora Core 5 : libtiff-3.8.2-1.fc5 (2006-952)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24175


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Tue Sep 5 2006 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> - 3.8.2-1

- update to 3.8.2

- fix CVE-2006-2193, tiff2pdf buffer overflow (#194362)

- fix typo in man page for tiffset (#186297)

- use %{?dist}, fix Requires, BuildRoot

- Mon Jul 24 2006 Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com>

- Fix several vulnerabilities (CVE-2006-3460 CVE-2006-3461 CVE-2006-3462 CVE-2006-3463 CVE-2006-3464 CVE-2006-3465)

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


Update the affected libtiff, libtiff-debuginfo and / or libtiff-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24175

File Name: fedora_2006-952.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff-devel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/09/05

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-952