Debian DSA-2084-1 : tiff - integer overflows

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48241

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Kevin Finisterre discovered that several integer overflows in the TIFF library could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.


Upgrade the tiff packages.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 3.8.2-11.3.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 48241

File Name: debian_DSA-2084.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/08/04

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tiff, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:5.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1411

BID: 40823

DSA: 2084