openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2016-1186)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94061


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for tiff fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-3622: A specially crafted TIFF image could trigger a crash in tiff2rgba (boo#974449)

- Various out-of-bound write vulnerabilities with unspecified impact (MSVR 35093, MSVR 35094, MSVR 35095, MSVR 35096, MSVR 35097, MSVR 35098)


Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94061

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1186.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/14

Modified: 2016/10/14

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:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3622