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tiff -- out-of-bounds read in CIE Lab image format

Affected packages
tiff <= 4.0.6

Details

VuXML ID b65e4914-b3bc-11e5-8255-5453ed2e2b49
Discovery 2015-12-25
Entry 2016-01-05

zzf of Alibaba discovered an out-of-bounds vulnerability in the code processing the LogLUV and CIE Lab image format files. An attacker could create a specially-crafted TIFF file that could cause libtiff to crash.

References

CVE Name CVE-2015-8683
Message http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/25/2