CVE-2014-8129

NameCVE-2014-8129
DescriptionLibTIFF 4.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted TIFF image, as demonstrated by failure of tif_next.c to verify that the BitsPerSample value is 2, and the t2p_sample_lab_signed_to_unsigned function in tiff2pdf.c.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-221-1, DLA-610-1, DSA-3273-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs776185

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tiff (PTS)jessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u5fixed
jessie (security)4.0.3-12.3+deb8u6fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.0.8-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid4.0.9-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tiffsource(unstable)4.0.3-12.1medium776185
tiffsourcesqueeze3.9.4-5+squeeze12mediumDLA-221-1
tiffsourcewheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u4mediumDSA-3273-1
tiff3source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
tiff3sourcewheezy3.9.6-11+deb7u1mediumDLA-610-1

Notes

Advisory: http://www.conostix.com/pub/adv/CVE-2014-8129-LibTIFF-Out-of-bounds_Reads_and_Writes.txt
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2487 (tiff2pdf)
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2488 (tiff2pdf)
The tiff3 source package doesn't build the TIFF tools, but most of these bugs are in the library

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