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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-2347: libTIFF: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-2347: libTIFF: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/14/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/29/2021

Description

Multiple integer overflows in inter-color spaces conversion tools in libtiff 3.8 through 3.8.2, 3.9, and 4.0 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a TIFF image with large (1) width and (2) height values, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow in the (a) cvt_whole_image function in tiff2rgba and (b) tiffcvt function in rgb2ycbcr.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-libs-tiff

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