Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1022-1 tiff -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Jul 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 866113, Bug 866611.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9936, CVE-2017-10688.
- More information:
Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff library and the included tools, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
A crafted TIFF document can lead to a memory leak resulting in a remote denial of service attack.
A crafted input will lead to a remote denial of service attack.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.2-6+deb7u15.
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