openSUSE Security Update : tiff (openSUSE-2017-53)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96378


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected tiff packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96378

File Name: openSUSE-2017-53.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/10

Modified: 2017/02/13

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:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/07

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