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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9540: Security patch for libtiff,compat-libtiff3 (ALAS-2017-802)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-9540: Security patch for libtiff,compat-libtiff3 (ALAS-2017-802)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/22/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/07/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

tools/tiffcp.c in libtiff 4.0.6 has an out-of-bounds write on tiled images with odd tile width versus image width. Reported as MSVR 35103, aka "cpStripToTile heap-buffer-overflow."

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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