[SECURITY] [DLA 1259-1] tiff security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1259-1:6CE39
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-01-27T20:12:50


Package : tiff Version : 4.0.2-6+deb7u18 CVE ID : CVE-2017-18013 Debian Bug : 885985

A vulnerability has been discovered in the libtiff image processing library which may result in an application crash and denial of service.


NULL pointer dereference via crafted TIFF image

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 4.0.2-6+deb7u18.

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