Debian: DSA-2744-1: tiff security update

    Date27 Aug 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Pedro Ribeiro and Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala discovered multiple vulnerabilities in various tools shipped by the tiff library. Processing a malformed file may lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2744-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 27, 2013                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tiff
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : local(remote)
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4231 CVE-2013-4232 CVE-2013-4244
    
    Pedro Ribeiro and Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala discovered multiple 
    vulnerabilities in various tools shipped by the tiff library. Processing 
    a malformed file may lead to denial of service or the execution of 
    arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
    version 3.9.4-5+squeeze10.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 4.0.2-6+deb7u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 4.0.3-3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your tiff packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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