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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2013-1960) ELSA-2016-1547: libtiff security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2013-1960) ELSA-2016-1547: libtiff security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/03/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/02/2016
Modified
01/22/2020

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the t2p_process_jpeg_strip function in tiff2pdf in libtiff 4.0.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF image file.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libtiff
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libtiff-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libtiff-static

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