CVE-2017-9117 (retired)

Priority
Description
In LibTIFF 4.0.7, the program processes BMP images without verifying that
biWidth and biHeight in the bitmap-information header match the actual
input, leading to a heap-based buffer over-read in bmp2tiff.
Notes
 sbeattie> likely only affects bmp2tiff binary, which was removed in
4.0.7 or 4.0.8
 mdeslaur> proposed patch in upstream bug
 mdeslaur> bmp2tiff removed in recent versions
 mdeslaur> same fix as CVE-2017-5563
 mdeslaur> we will not be fixing this issue in precise/esm
Package
Source: tiff (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):ignored
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.0.6-1ubuntu0.4)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (4.0.9-4)
More Information

Updated: 2019-09-19 16:04:56 UTC (commit d32ebc32606b9517c6fa7d65a15441e2a57a6de5)