Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3297-1 tiff -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
31 Jan 2023
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1029653.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-48281.
More information:

processCropSelections in tools/tiffcrop.c in LibTIFF, the Tag Image File Format (TIFF) library and tools, has a heap-based buffer overflow (e.g., WRITE of size 307203) via a crafted TIFF image.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 4.1.0+git191117-2~deb10u6.

We recommend that you upgrade your tiff packages.

For the detailed security status of tiff please refer to its security tracker page at:

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