Debian Security Advisory
DLA-716-1 tiff -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 22 Nov 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 844013, Bug 844226, Bug 844057.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9273, CVE-2016-9297, CVE-2016-9532.
- More information:
Multiple memory corruption issues have been identified in libtiff and its associated tools.
Heap buffer overflow in cpStrips().
Read outside buffer in _TIFFPrintField().
Heap buffer overflow via writeBufferToSeparateStrips().
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.2-6+deb7u8.
We recommend that you upgrade your tiff packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS