CVE-2015-8784

Published: 31 December 2015

The NeXTDecode function in tif_next.c in LibTIFF allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted TIFF image, as demonstrated by libtiff5.tif.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
tiff
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (4.0.6-1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(4.0.6-1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (4.0.3-7ubuntu0.4)
Patches:
Upstream: https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/b18012dae552f85dcc5c57d3bf4e997a15b1cc1c
Upstream: https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/eb06a7e7b276aaa7f5ad173e6ceb504f2e57faf1