CVE-2016-5652 log

Source
Severity High
Remote No
Type Arbitrary code execution
Description
An exploitable heap based buffer overflow exists in the handling of TIFF images in LibTIFF’s TIFF2PDF tool. A crafted TIFF document can lead to a heap based buffer overflow via JPEG Compression Tables resulting in remote code execution. This vulnerability can be triggered via a saved TIFF file delivered by other means.
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://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0187/
https://github.com/vadz/libtiff/commit/b5d6803f0898e931cf772d3d0755704ab8488e63