Amazon Linux AMI : libtiff (ALAS-2015-553)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 84370
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

Use of uninitialized memory was reported in in libtiff.

Solution

Run 'yum update libtiff' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2015-553.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84370

File Name: ala_ALAS-2015-553.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/25/2015

Updated: 4/18/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

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: cpe:2.3:o:amazon:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:libtiff:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:libtiff-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:libtiff-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:amazon:linux:libtiff-static:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/22/2015

Reference Information

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

ALAS: 2015-553