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openSUSE-SU-2010:0619-1 (important): libtiff security update
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2010 14:08:15 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20100916120815.901E0BE37@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: libtiff security update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0619-1
Rating: important
References: #624215
Cross-References: CVE-2010-3087
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

specially crafted tiff files could cause a memory
corruption in libtiff. Attackers could potentially exploit
that to execute arbitrary code in applications that use
libtiff for processing tiff files (CVE-2010-3087).


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch libtiff-devel-3117

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

libtiff-devel-3.9.2-5.2.1
libtiff3-3.9.2-5.2.1
tiff-3.9.2-5.2.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64):

libtiff-devel-32bit-3.9.2-5.2.1
libtiff3-32bit-3.9.2-5.2.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3087.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/624215


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