openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-1122)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93707


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-8781, CVE-2015-8782, CVE-2015-8783:
Out-of-bounds writes for invalid images (bsc#964225)

- CVE-2016-3186: Buffer overflow in gif2tiff (bnc#973340).

- CVE-2016-5875: heap-based buffer overflow when using the PixarLog compressionformat (bsc#987351)

- CVE-2016-5316: Out-of-bounds read in PixarLogCleanup() function in tif_pixarlog.c (bsc#984837)

- CVE-2016-5314: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode() function (bsc#984831)

- CVE-2016-5317: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode() function in (bsc#984842)

- CVE-2016-5320: Out-of-bounds write in PixarLogDecode() function in tif_pixarlog.c (bsc#984808)


Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93707

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1122.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/26

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


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:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8781, CVE-2015-8782, CVE-2015-8783, CVE-2016-3186, CVE-2016-3623, CVE-2016-3945, CVE-2016-3990, CVE-2016-3991, CVE-2016-5314, CVE-2016-5316, CVE-2016-5317, CVE-2016-5320, CVE-2016-5875