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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtiff (ALAS-2015-553) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libtiff (ALAS-2015-553) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/25/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/25/2015
Modified
03/21/2018

Description

The NeXTDecode function in tif_next.c in LibTIFF allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (uninitialized memory access) via a crafted TIFF image, as demonstrated by libtiff5.tif.

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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