SuSE 11 Security Update : libtiff3 (SAT Patch Number 1069)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41431


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update of libtiff fixes a buffer underflow in LZWDecodeCompat.


Apply SAT patch number 1069.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41431

File Name: suse_11_libtiff3-090703.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtiff3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtiff3-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2285

CWE: 119