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CVE-2012-1173 Detail

Current Description

Multiple integer overflows in tiff_getimage.c in LibTIFF 3.9.4 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted tile size in a TIFF file, which is not properly handled by the (1) gtTileSeparate or (2) gtStripSeparate function, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/attachment.cgi?id=477&action=diff
http://bugzilla.maptools.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2369
http://home.gdal.org/private/zdi-can-1221/zdi-can-1221.txt
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00003.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00004.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/077463.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/078403.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/078835.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0468.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-02.xml
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5501
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5503
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1416-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2447
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:054
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52891
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026895
https://downloads.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100161772
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74656
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/14302713

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:3.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1173
NVD Published Date:
06/04/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2018