Fedora 15 : libtiff-3.9.5-1.fc15 (2011-5336)

high Nessus Plugin ID 53560
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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to libtiff 3.9.5, incorporating all our previous patches plus other fixes, notably the fix for CVE-2009-5022 Fix incorrect fix for CVE-2011-0192

Add fix for CVE-2011-1167 Fix buffer overrun in fax decoding (CVE-2011-0192) as well as a non-security-critical crash in gif2tiff.

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.

Solution

Update the affected libtiff package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=678635

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=684939

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=695885

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=695887

http://www.nessus.org/u?91bf1dbc

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53560

File Name: fedora_2011-5336.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/27/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5022, CVE-2010-4665, CVE-2011-0192, CVE-2011-1167

BID: 46658, 46951, 47338

FEDORA: 2011-5336