openSUSE Security Update : libtiff-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0324-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47021

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of libtiff fixes several integer overflows that could lead to a corrupted heap memory. This bug can be exploited remotely with a crafted TIFF file to cause an application crash or probably to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-1411)

Solution

Update the affected libtiff-devel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=605837

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-06/msg00003.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47021

File Name: suse_11_2_libtiff-devel-100525.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/06/15

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

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-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:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1411