openSUSE Security Update : libtiff-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0409-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 53761
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

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)

Solution

Update the affected libtiff-devel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=682871

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=687442

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-04/msg00079.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53761

File Name: suse_11_2_libtiff-devel-110415.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/5/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tiff, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/15/2011

Reference Information

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