Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1259-1 tiff -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
27 Jan 2018
Affected Packages:
tiff
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 885985.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-18013.
More information:

A vulnerability has been discovered in the libtiff image processing library which may result in an application crash and denial of service.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.2-6+deb7u18.

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