SuSE 11.2 Security Update : libtiff (SAT Patch Number 7216)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64199


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Various memory corruption vulnerabilities have been fixed in libtiff.
CVE-2012-4447 / CVE-2012-4564 / CVE-2012-5581 have been assigned to these issues.


Apply SAT patch number 7216.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64199

File Name: suse_11_libtiff-devel-130109.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtiff3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtiff3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:tiff, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4447, CVE-2012-4564, CVE-2012-5581