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<title>libTIFF: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
Multiple vulnerabilities in libTIFF could lead to the execution of
arbitrary code or a Denial of Service.
<product type="ebuild">libtiff</product>
<announced>May 30, 2006</announced>
<revised>May 30, 2006: 01</revised>
<package name="media-libs/tiff" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">3.8.1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">3.8.1</vulnerable>
libTIFF provides support for reading and manipulating TIFF images.
Multiple vulnerabilities, ranging from integer overflows and NULL
pointer dereferences to double frees, were reported in libTIFF.
<impact type="normal">
An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities by enticing a user
to open a specially crafted TIFF image, possibly leading to the
execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libTIFF users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=media-libs/tiff-3.8.1&quot;</code>
<uri link="">CVE-2006-0405</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2006-2024</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2006-2025</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2006-2026</uri>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sun, 28 May 2006 21:42:59 +0000">
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Sun, 28 May 2006 21:43:06 +0000">