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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2019-11459

The tiff_document_render() and tiff_document_get_thumbnail() functions in the TIFF document backend in GNOME Evince through 3.32.0 did not handle errors from TIFFReadRGBAImageOriented(), leading to uninitialized memory use when processing certain TIFF image files.
Publish Date : 2019-04-22 Last Update Date : 2020-08-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)
CWE ID 754

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2019:3553: GNOME security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20193553 unix
RHSA-2020:1074: poppler and evince security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20201074 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-2019-11459

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 18.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 19.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Evince * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Gnome Evince 1

- References For CVE-2019-11459
REDHAT RHSA-2019:3553
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20190813 [SECURITY] [DLA 1882-1] atril security update
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20190813 [SECURITY] [DLA 1881-1] evince security update
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2019:1667[email protected]/message/YJ6R7NMY44IHIQIY24CV3WV2GLGJPQPZ/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-ff2b5b5b47[email protected]/message/7LU4YZK5S46TZAH4J3NYYUYFMOC47LJG/
FEDORA FEDORA-2019-6316c0663e
BUGTRAQ 20200216 [SECURITY] [DSA 4624-1] evince security update

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2019-11459

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

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