SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2016:3301-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 96263
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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The tiff library and tools were updated to version 4.0.7 fixing various bug and security issues.

- CVE-2014-8127: out-of-bounds read with malformed TIFF image in multiple tools [bnc#914890]

- CVE-2016-9297: tif_dirread.c read outside buffer in
_TIFFPrintField() [bnc#1010161]

- CVE-2016-3658: Illegal read in TIFFWriteDirectoryTagLongLong8Array function in tiffset / tif_dirwrite.c [bnc#974840]

- CVE-2016-9273: heap overflow [bnc#1010163]

- CVE-2016-3622: divide By Zero in the tiff2rgba tool [bnc#974449]

- CVE-2016-5652: tiff2pdf JPEG Compression Tables Heap Buffer Overflow [bnc#1007280]

- CVE-2016-9453: out-of-bounds Write memcpy and less bound check in tiff2pdf [bnc#1011107]

- CVE-2016-5875: heap-based buffer overflow when using the PixarLog compressionformat [bnc#987351]

- CVE-2016-9448: regression introduced by fixing CVE-2016-9297 [bnc#1011103]

- CVE-2016-5321: out-of-bounds read in tiffcrop / DumpModeDecode() function [bnc#984813]

- CVE-2016-5323: Divide-by-zero in _TIFFFax3fillruns() function (null ptr dereference?) [bnc#984815]

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1937=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1937=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1007280

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1010161

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1010163

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1011103

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1011107

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=914890

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=974449

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=974840

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=984813

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=984815

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=987351

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8127/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3622/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-3658/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5321/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5323/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5652/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5875/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9273/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9297/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9448/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9453/

http://www.nessus.org/u?472e6418

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96263

File Name: suse_SU-2016-3301-1.nasl

Version: 3.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/3/2017

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/29/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/3/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8127, CVE-2016-3622, CVE-2016-3658, CVE-2016-5321, CVE-2016-5323, CVE-2016-5652, CVE-2016-5875, CVE-2016-9273, CVE-2016-9297, CVE-2016-9448, CVE-2016-9453

BID: 72323