CVE-2013-4243

NameCVE-2013-4243
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the readgifimage function in the gif2tiff tool in libtiff 4.0.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted height and width values in a GIF image.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-0013-1, DSA-2965-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs742917

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tiff (PTS)wheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u5fixed
wheezy (security)4.0.2-6+deb7u17fixed
jessie (security), jessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.0.8-2+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid4.0.9-1fixed
tiff3 (PTS)wheezy3.9.6-11fixed
wheezy (security)3.9.6-11+deb7u8fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tiffsource(unstable)4.0.3-9low742917
tiffsourcesqueeze3.9.4-5+squeeze11medium
tiffsourcewheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u3mediumDSA-2965-1
tiff3source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- tiff3 <not-affected> (The tiff3 source package doesn't build the TIFF tools)
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2451

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