FreeBSD : tiff -- denial of service (42ecf370-4aa4-11e6-a7bd-14dae9d210b8)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92341


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Aladdin Mubaied reports :

Buffer-overflow in gif2tiff utility


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92341

File Name: freebsd_pkg_42ecf3704aa411e6a7bd14dae9d210b8.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/07/18

Modified: 2016/07/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tiff, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3186