openSUSE Security Update : libtiff-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0405-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75926


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted tiff files could cause a heap-based buffer overflow in the thunder- and ojpeg-decoders (CVE-2011-1167, CVE-2009-5022).

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


Update the affected libtiff-devel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75926

File Name: suse_11_4_libtiff-devel-110415.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2017/08/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#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:libtiff3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff3-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tiff, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tiff-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tiff-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5022, CVE-2010-4665, CVE-2011-1167

OSVDB: 71256, 72233, 72260