SuSE9 Security Update : libtiff (YOU Patch Number 12702)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53585


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


The following bugs have been fixed :

- Specially crafted tiff files could cause a heap-based buffer overflow in the thunder-decoder. (CVE-2011-1167)

- Directories with a large number of files could cause an integer overflow in the tiffdump tool. (CVE-2010-4665)


Apply YOU patch number 12702.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53585

File Name: suse9_12702.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/29

Modified: 2012/04/23

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: 2011/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4665, CVE-2011-1167