LibTIFF vulnerabilities

2016-03-23T00:00:00
ID USN-2939-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-03-23T00:00:00

Description

It was discovered that LibTIFF incorrectly handled certain malformed images. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a specially crafted image, a remote attacker could crash the application, leading to a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.