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Alma Linux: CVE-2022-2953: Moderate: libtiff security update (ALSA-2023-0302)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2022-2953: Moderate: libtiff security update (ALSA-2023-0302)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/29/2022
Created
01/17/2023
Added
01/16/2023
Modified
06/20/2024

Description

LibTIFF 4.4.0 has an out-of-bounds read in extractImageSection in tools/tiffcrop.c:6905, allowing attackers to cause a denial-of-service via a crafted tiff file. For users that compile libtiff from sources, the fix is available with commit 48d6ece8.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-libtiff
  • alma-upgrade-libtiff-devel
  • alma-upgrade-libtiff-tools

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