Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1023-1 tiff3 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Jul 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 866113.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9936.
- More information:
A vulnerabilitie has 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.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.9.6-11+deb7u7.
We recommend that you upgrade your tiff3 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