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F5 Networks: K15863 (CVE-2012-2088): Libtiff vulnerabilities CVE-2012-1173 and CVE-2012-2088

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F5 Networks: K15863 (CVE-2012-2088): Libtiff vulnerabilities CVE-2012-1173 and CVE-2012-2088

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/22/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/14/2016
Modified
02/16/2017

Description

Integer signedness error in the TIFFReadDirectory function in tif_dirread.c in libtiff 3.9.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a negative tile depth in a tiff image, which triggers an improper conversion between signed and unsigned types, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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