SuSE 10 Security Update : libtiff (ZYPP Patch Number 7052)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49883


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


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)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7052.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49883

File Name: suse_libtiff-7052.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1411