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CVE-2016-6223 Detail

Current Description

The TIFFReadRawStrip1 and TIFFReadRawTile1 functions in tif_read.c in libtiff before 4.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly obtain sensitive information via a negative index in a file-content buffer.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.1 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://libtiff.maptools.org/v4.0.7.html Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3762
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/13/3 Mailing List
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/14/4 Mailing List
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91741
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-16

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:libtiff:libtiff:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.0.6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6223
NVD Published Date:
01/23/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/03/2017