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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-5652

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 resulting in remote code execution. Vulnerability can be triggered via a saved TIFF file delivered by other means.
Publish Date : 2017-01-06 Last Update Date : 2018-01-04
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2017:0225: libtiff security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20170225 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-5652

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libtiff Libtiff 4.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libtiff Libtiff 1

- References For CVE-2016-5652

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0225.html
REDHAT RHSA-2017:0225
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93902
BID 93902 LibTIFF CVE-2016-5652 Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2016-10-28
http://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0187/
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3762
DEBIAN DSA-3762
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-16
GENTOO GLSA-201701-16

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-5652

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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