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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-3990: Security patch for compat-libtiff3 ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-3990: Security patch for compat-libtiff3 ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/17/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/22/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the horizontalDifference8 function in tif_pixarlog.c in LibTIFF 4.0.6 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF image to tiffcp.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-compat-libtiff3
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-compat-libtiff3
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libtiff

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