SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2017:1044-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 99466
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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for tiff fixes the following issues: Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-10272: LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to 'WRITE of size 2048' and libtiff/tif_next.c:64:9 (bsc#1031247).

- CVE-2016-10271: tools/tiffcrop.c in LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to 'READ of size 1' and libtiff/tif_fax3.c:413:13 (bsc#1031249).

- CVE-2016-10270: LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to 'READ of size 8' and libtiff/tif_read.c:523:22 (bsc#1031250).

- CVE-2016-10269: LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to 'READ of size 512' and libtiff/tif_unix.c:340:2 (bsc#1031254).

- CVE-2016-10268: tools/tiffcp.c in LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer underflow and heap-based buffer under-read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, related to 'READ of size 78490' and libtiff/tif_unix.c:115:23 (bsc#1031255).

- CVE-2016-10267: LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted TIFF image, related to libtiff/tif_ojpeg.c:816:8 (bsc#1031262).

- CVE-2016-10266: LibTIFF 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted TIFF image, related to libtiff/tif_read.c:351:22. (bsc#1031263).

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-SP2-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-610=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-610=1

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031247

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031249

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031250

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031254

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031255

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031262

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1031263

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10266/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10267/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10268/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10269/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10270/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10271/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10272/

http://www.nessus.org/u?fa57b34a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99466

File Name: suse_SU-2017-1044-1.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/19/2017

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: 4/18/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/24/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10266, CVE-2016-10267, CVE-2016-10268, CVE-2016-10269, CVE-2016-10270, CVE-2016-10271, CVE-2016-10272