Slackware 14.2 / current : libtiff (SSA:2017-098-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99249


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New libtiff packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.


Update the affected libtiff package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99249

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-098-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/04/10

Modified: 2017/09/21

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: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libtiff, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8127, CVE-2015-8665, CVE-2015-8683, CVE-2016-3622, CVE-2016-3623, CVE-2016-3658, CVE-2016-5321, CVE-2016-5323, CVE-2016-5652, CVE-2016-5875, CVE-2016-9273, CVE-2016-9448

SSA: 2017-098-01