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

high Nessus Plugin ID 53560
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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


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.

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Update the affected libtiff package.

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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