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F5 Networks: K16715 (CVE-2013-4231): Multiple LibTIFF vulnerabilities

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F5 Networks: K16715 (CVE-2013-4231): Multiple LibTIFF vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/19/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in libtiff before 4.0.3 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted (1) extension block in a GIF image or (2) GIF raster image to tools/gif2tiff.c or (3) a long filename for a TIFF image to tools/rgb2ycbcr.c. NOTE: vectors 1 and 3 are disputed by Red Hat, which states that the input cannot exceed the allocated buffer size.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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