CVE-2017-9936

NameCVE-2017-9936
DescriptionIn LibTIFF 4.0.8, there is a memory leak in tif_jbig.c. A crafted TIFF document can lead to a memory leak resulting in a remote denial of service attack.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1022-1, DLA-1023-1, DSA-3903-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs866113

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tiff (PTS)wheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u5vulnerable
wheezy (security)4.0.2-6+deb7u17fixed
jessie (security), jessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u4fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.0.8-2+deb9u1fixed
buster4.0.8-6fixed
sid4.0.9-1fixed
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)4.0.8-3medium866113
tiffsourcejessie4.0.3-12.3+deb8u4mediumDSA-3903-1
tiffsourcestretch4.0.8-2+deb9u1mediumDSA-3903-1
tiffsourcewheezy4.0.2-6+deb7u15mediumDLA-1022-1
tiff3source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
tiff3sourcewheezy3.9.6-11+deb7u7mediumDLA-1023-1

Notes

http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2706
Fixed by: https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/fe8d7165956b88df4837034a9161dc5fd20cf67a

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