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

high Nessus Plugin ID 84655
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

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).

Solution

Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=914890

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916925

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=916927

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 84655

File Name: openSUSE-2015-476.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/13/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/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: 7/1/2015

Reference Information

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