Fedora 21 : libtiff-4.0.3-20.fc21 (2015-8673)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83929

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2014-9655, CVE-2015-1547

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected libtiff package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1190703

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1190709

http://www.nessus.org/u?54824ace

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83929

File Name: fedora_2015-8673.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/06/02

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libtiff, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9655, CVE-2015-1547

FEDORA: 2015-8673