Debian DSA-3844-1 : tiff - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 99973

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff library and the included tools, which may result in denial of service, memory disclosure or the execution of arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade the tiff packages.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.3-12.3+deb8u3.

For the upcoming stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.7-6.

See Also

https://packages.debian.org/source/jessie/tiff

https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3844

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99973

File Name: debian_DSA-3844.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/04

Updated: 2019/07/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:tiff, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/10/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10266, CVE-2016-10267, CVE-2016-10269, CVE-2016-10270, CVE-2016-3658, CVE-2016-9535, CVE-2017-5225, CVE-2017-7592, CVE-2017-7593, CVE-2017-7594, CVE-2017-7595, CVE-2017-7596, CVE-2017-7597, CVE-2017-7598, CVE-2017-7599, CVE-2017-7600, CVE-2017-7601, CVE-2017-7602

DSA: 3844