DescriptionThe EstimateStripByteCounts function in TIFF library (libtiff) before 3.8.2 uses a 16-bit unsigned short when iterating over an unsigned 32-bit value, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service via a large td_nstrips value, which triggers an infinite loop.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:044, published Tue, 01 Aug 2006 17:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:43:50 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:34 2022