openSUSE Security Update : libtiff-devel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0619-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75619


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


specially crafted tiff files could cause a memory corruption in libtiff. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code in applications that use libtiff for processing tiff files (CVE-2010-3087).


Update the affected libtiff-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75619

File Name: suse_11_3_libtiff-devel-100915.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: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:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3087