LibTIFF vulnerabilities

ID USN-3212-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2017-02-27T00:00:00


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.