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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtiff (ALAS-2014-365) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtiff (ALAS-2014-365) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/28/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/26/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The LZW decompressor in the gif2tiff tool in libtiff 4.0.3 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write and crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF image.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-static

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff-static

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