Ubuntu 5604-1: LibTIFF vulnerabilities | LinuxSecurity.com
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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5604-1
September 08, 2022

tiff vulnerabilities
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 16.04 ESM
- Ubuntu 14.04 ESM

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in LibTIFF.

Software Description:
- tiff: Tag Image File Format (TIFF) library

Details:

It was discovered that LibTIFF incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service,
or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2022-2867, CVE-2022-2869)

It was discovered that LibTIFF incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2022-2868)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM:
   libtiff-opengl                  4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3
   libtiff-tools                   4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3
   libtiff5                        4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3
   libtiffxx5                      4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM:
   libtiff-opengl                  4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3
   libtiff-tools                   4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3
   libtiff5                        4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3
   libtiffxx5                      4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References:
   https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5604-1
   CVE-2022-2867, CVE-2022-2868, CVE-2022-2869

Ubuntu 5604-1: LibTIFF vulnerabilities

September 8, 2022

Summary

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 16.04 ESM - Ubuntu 14.04 ESM Summary: Several security issues were fixed in LibTIFF. Software Description: - tiff: Tag Image File Format (TIFF) library Details: It was discovered that LibTIFF incorrectly handled certain files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2022-2867, CVE-2022-2869) It was discovered that LibTIFF incorrectly handled certain files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2022-2868)

Update Instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 16.04 ESM: libtiff-opengl 4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3 libtiff-tools 4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3 libtiff5 4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3 libtiffxx5 4.0.6-1ubuntu0.8+esm3 Ubuntu 14.04 ESM: libtiff-opengl 4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3 libtiff-tools 4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3 libtiff5 4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3 libtiffxx5 4.0.3-7ubuntu0.11+esm3 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5604-1

CVE-2022-2867, CVE-2022-2868, CVE-2022-2869

Severity
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5604-1

Package Information

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