Resource Exhaustion Affecting tiff package, versions *


low

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    User Interaction Required
    Availability High
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NVD
6.5 medium
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Red Hat
4.3 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-TIFF-2440571
  • published 4 Apr 2022
  • disclosed 3 Apr 2022

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:11 tiff.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream tiff package and not the tiff package as distributed by Debian:11. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in LibTIFF 4.3.0. Affected by this vulnerability is the TIFF File Handler of tiff2ps. Opening a malicious file leads to a denial of service. The attack can be launched remotely but requires user interaction. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used.