CVE-2016-8331

Priority
Medium
Description
An exploitable remote code execution vulnerability exists in the handling
of TIFF images in LibTIFF version 4.0.6. A crafted TIFF document can lead
to a type confusion vulnerability resulting in remote code execution. This
vulnerability can be triggered via a TIFF file delivered to the application
using LibTIFF's tag extension functionality.
References
Notes
 mdeslaur> upstream removed the thumbnail utility in 4.0.7
 mdeslaur> solved by Red Hat's CVE-2016-3632 patch
Package
Source: tiff (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.0.6-3)
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):not-affected (4.0.7-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):needed
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (4.0.3-7ubuntu0.6)
Ubuntu Touch 15.04:needed
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.0.6-1ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak):released (4.0.6-2ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):not-affected (4.0.7-1)
More Information

Updated: 2017-05-10 22:28:02 UTC (commit 12521)