Upstream information

CVE-2015-8668 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the PackBitsPreEncode function in tif_packbits.c in bmp2tiff in libtiff 4.0.6 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service via a large width field in a BMP image.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 7.2
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Complete
Integrity Impact Partial Complete
Availability Impact Partial Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1014461 [NEW], 960589 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libtiff3 >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • libtiff3-32bit >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • libtiff3-x86 >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • tiff >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-tiff-13772
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • libtiff3 >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • libtiff3-32bit >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • libtiff3-x86 >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • tiff >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-tiff-13772
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libtiff-devel >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • libtiff-devel-32bit >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
  • tiff >= 3.8.2-141.169.16.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-tiff-13772


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 tiff Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 tiff Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA tiff Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 tiff Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 tiff Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA tiff Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 tiff Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 tiff Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA tiff Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 tiff Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 tiff Affected