CVE-2015-8683

NameCVE-2015-8683
DescriptionThe putcontig8bitCIELab function in tif_getimage.c in LibTIFF 4.0.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a packed 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)
ReferencesDLA-402-1, DLA-610-1, DSA-3467-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs809021

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+deb7u16fixed
jessie (security), jessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.0.8-2+deb9u1fixed
buster, sid4.0.8-5fixed
tiff3 (PTS)wheezy3.9.6-11vulnerable
wheezy (security)3.9.6-11+deb7u8fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tiffsource(unstable)4.0.6-1medium809021
tiffsourcejessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u1mediumDSA-3467-1
tiffsourcesqueeze3.9.4-5+squeeze13mediumDLA-402-1
tiffsourcewheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u5mediumDSA-3467-1
tiff3source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
tiff3sourcewheezy3.9.6-11+deb7u1mediumDLA-610-1

Notes

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/25/1
https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/f94a29a822f5528d2334592760fbb7938f15eb55

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