CVE-2016-3945

Source
Severity High
Remote No
Type Arbitrary code execution
Description
When libtiff's tiff2rgba handles a maliciously-crafted tiff file(width= 8388640, height=31) an illegal write happens. This vulnerability exists in the function cvt_by_strip (and cvt_by_tile ) due to an improper buffer allocation. An attacker may control the write address and/or value to result in denial-of-service or arbitrary code execution.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-86 lib32-libtiff 4.0.6-2 4.0.7-1 Critical Fixed
AVG-85 libtiff 4.0.6-2 4.0.7-1 Critical Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
25 Nov 2016 ASA-201611-27 AVG-86 lib32-libtiff Critical multiple issues
25 Nov 2016 ASA-201611-26 AVG-85 libtiff Critical multiple issues
References
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q2/30
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2545