Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1094-1 tiff3 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 10 Sep 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 868513.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-11335.
- More information:
A heap based buffer overflow has been discovered in the tiff2pdf utility, part of the Tag Image File Format (TIFF) library.
A PlanarConfig=Contig image can cause an out-of-bounds write (related to the ZIPDecode function). A crafted input may lead to a remote denial of service attack or an arbitrary code execution attack.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.9.6-11+deb7u8.
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