Fedora 10 : libtiff-3.8.2-14.fc10 (2009-7724)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39858


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


CVE-2009-2347 libtiff: integer overflows in various inter-color spaces conversion tools (crash, ACE) Not the same as last week's libtiff security issue ...

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: High

ID: 39858

File Name: fedora_2009-7724.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/20

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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: 2009/07/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2347

BID: 35652

FEDORA: 2009-7724

CWE: 189