openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-1069)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 93432
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-3623: A divide by zero was fixed in the rgb2ycbcr tool. (bsc#974618)

- CVE-2016-3945: An out-of-bounds write was fixed in the tiff2rgba tool. (bsc#974614)

- CVE-2016-3990: An out-of-bounds write in horizontalDifference8() in tiffcp tool (bsc#975069)

- CVE-2016-3991: An out-of-bounds write in loadImage() in tiffcrop tool (bsc#975070)


Update the affected tiff packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93432

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1069.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/12/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/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:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 9/9/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3623, CVE-2016-3945, CVE-2016-3990, CVE-2016-3991