CVE-2012-5581

NameCVE-2012-5581
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in tif_dir.c in LibTIFF before 4.0.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted DOTRANGE tag in a TIFF image.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2589-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs694693

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tiff (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)4.0.2-6+deb7u5fixed
jessie, jessie (security)4.0.3-12.3+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid4.0.6-2fixed
tiff3 (PTS)wheezy3.9.6-11fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tiffsource(unstable)4.0.2-1medium694693
tiffsourcesqueeze3.9.4-5+squeeze8mediumDSA-2589-1
tiff3source(unstable)3.9.6-10medium

Notes

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/11/28/1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=867235

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