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Moderately critical

LibTIFF Unspecified tiffdump Integer Overflow Vulnerability

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Release Date:  2005-01-06    Views:  17,290

Secunia Advisory SA13728

Where:

From remote

Impact:

DoS, System access

Solution Status:

Unpatched

Software:

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Dmitry V. Levin has reported a vulnerability in LibTIFF, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified integer overflow in the tiffdump utility.

Successful exploitation may potentially allow execution of arbitrary code, but requires that a user is tricked into checking a malicious TIFF image with the tiffdump utility.


Solution:
Secunia is currently not aware of an official updated version, which addresses the vulnerability.

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
Dmitry V. Levin

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

Do you have additional information related to this advisory?

Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

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