SuSE 10 Security Update : tiff (ZYPP Patch Number 8055)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58777


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


This update of tiff fixes an issue where specially crafted tiff files could trigger an integer overflow which leads to a heap-based buffer overflow. (CVE-2012-1173)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8055.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58777

File Name: suse_libtiff-8055.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/18

Modified: 2012/06/06

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: 2012/04/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1173