openSUSE 10 Security Update : libtiff (libtiff-5540)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34075


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A buffer underflow (CVE-2008-2327) has been fixed in libtiff.


Update the affected libtiff packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 34075

File Name: suse_libtiff-5540.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/03

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tiff, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/08/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2327

CWE: 119