Fedora 9 : libtiff-3.8.2-13.fc9 (2009-7335)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39604


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fixes latest libtiff LZW decoding crash problem

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 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39604

File Name: fedora_2009-7335.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/06

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2285

BID: 30832, 35451

FEDORA: 2009-7335

CWE: 119