openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2015-476)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84655


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


tiff was updated to version 4.0.4 to fix six security issues found by fuzzing initiatives.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2014-8127: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-9655: Access of uninitialized memory (bnc#916927).

- CVE-2014-8130: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2015-1547: Use of uninitialized memory in NeXTDecode (bnc#916925).

- CVE-2014-8129: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).

- CVE-2014-8128: Out-of-bounds write (bnc#914890).


Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84655

File Name: openSUSE-2015-476.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/13

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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


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:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtiff5-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:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8127, CVE-2014-8128, CVE-2014-8129, CVE-2014-8130, CVE-2014-9655, CVE-2015-1547