CVE-2006-3459 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the TIFF library (libtiff) before 3.8.2, as used in Adobe Reader 9.3.0 and other products, allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors, including a large tdir_count value in the TIFFFetchShortPair function in tif_dirread.c.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060801-01-P
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060901-01-P.asc
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006//Aug/msg00000.html
http://lwn.net/Alerts/194228/
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016628
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016671
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.536600
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103160-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201331-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-166.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1137 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200608-07.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:136
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:137
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_44_libtiff.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0603.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0648.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19283
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19289
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-330-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-214A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3101
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3105 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3486 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4034 Vendor Advisory 
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-558
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11497

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3459
NVD Published Date:
08/02/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.