Debian: New tiff packages fix arbitrary code execution

    Date13 Jul 2005
    CategoryDebian
    6088
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Frank Warmerdam discovered a stack-based buffer overflow in libtiff, the Tag Image File Format library for processing TIFF graphics files that can lead to the executionof arbitrary code via malformed TIFF files.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 755-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    July 13th, 2005                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tiff
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2005-1544
    Debian Bug     : 309739
    
    Frank Warmerdam discovered a stack-based buffer overflow in libtiff,
    the Tag Image File Format library for processing TIFF graphics files
    that can lead to the executionof arbitrary code via malformed TIFF
    files.
    
    For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.5.5-7
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.7.2-3.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.7.2-3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libtiff packages.
    
    
    Upgrade Instructions
    - --------------------
    
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/tiff_3.5.5-7.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      623 fdb202eb01852d3aab26758f5f9a50ce
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/tiff_3.5.5-7.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    37270 3e154325390b0446bee083a7470adaac
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/tiff_3.5.5.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   693641 3b7199ba793dec6ca88f38bb0c8cc4d8
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   141498 f0d74c745fc5f75016e190f7c9af0604
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   105544 ff3fe1edd72064a3cec25578decb4ce8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   423258 d26ce2a8049612b29c4736f341930439
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   117004 f1c9aafcdaae7148cdb5f13e1805ded5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    90842 e13019cb16071175cc0b88526d6dc28a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   404308 162fe09877bf4e31044ad2c1c16983bf
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   112070 9351594ccf87495bc0ec6fb3624d9983
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    81468 76f340590aa4a0546d810a7e7c7691a8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   386938 25f47760934bf3abdf6aa5ac60a0bf84
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   158806 0a4abf7ed300b3c33a2e590caa3dd2c1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   135786 341bf0f708522080b931e89a87b598a6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   446574 126ed5be544a1eefe30228d06db9e219
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   128298 db87d7cbeb3620736f8cabb0286f831e
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   107142 515937e00c5a75f3efa61749a8c8cf58
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   420334 0f55b4124cd813964a438403f1253582
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   107324 33229624caf61822d6cf77e90872c6f9
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    80132 4d4279969b7526649874eb657accc2b1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   380204 68a43fac8f06c48d38ddffc058c7242c
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   124008 20f911e6540aa69fc85fd07567fe4697
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88202 7d68f62089e9546c06d9ffa80e7b0a74
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   410562 5fa6371f247618b5522ff51259ba35b2
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   123504 ba3102303df4d1cbde4303a00e3428ed
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88530 c1f77d45cda72501d85607ea50f5a4b2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   410766 3e3a11a28bc4f1f8081b77e5c72000b0
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   116072 045e7bbd3d4dfb9dc75268435aa62794
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    89824 3e7d286752e28fea6769936695e097d8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   402420 876d140d9752aaea30cb4cd7f9a38cb2
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   116924 380141ee69a4a10201efc66182fe5616
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    92150 762a64a6166aa720fcbf5430a26760cf
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   395362 228596854105753bc1a0139bc6e1fef0
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff-tools_3.5.5-7_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   132902 65969fd417aa734f6299c0f35f15dff9
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g_3.5.5-7_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88982 e674bafc1f1df1617b70f4184051da79
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/tiff/libtiff3g-dev_3.5.5-7_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   397132 e1ebfa6cdfec77c9c643f494e72d0714
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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