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Debian LTS: DLA-1022-1: tiff security update

Date 11 Jul 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff library and the included tools, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
Package        : tiff
Version        : 4.0.2-6+deb7u15
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9936 CVE-2017-10688
Debian Bug     : 866113 866611


Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff library and the
included tools, which may result in denial of service or the execution
of arbitrary code.

CVE-2017-9936

    A crafted TIFF document can lead to a memory leak resulting in a
    remote denial of service attack.

CVE-2017-10688

    A crafted input will lead to a remote denial of service attack.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version
4.0.2-6+deb7u15.

We recommend that you upgrade your tiff packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

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