[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 2 Update: libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Wed Dec 22 13:22:38 PST 2004

From: Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2004 13:14:47 -0500
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 2 Update: libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 2
Name        : libtiff
Version     : 3.5.7                      
Release     : 21.fc2                  
Summary     : A library of functions for manipulating TIFF format image
Description :
The libtiff package contains a library of functions for manipulating
TIFF (Tagged Image File Format) image format files.  TIFF is a widely
used file format for bitmapped images.  TIFF files usually end in the
.tif extension and they are often quite large.

The libtiff package should be installed if you need to manipulate TIFF
format image files.

Update Information:

Fix several buffer overflow problems that could be used as an exploit.
Fixes the following security advisory: CAN-2004-1308

* Wed Dec 22 2004 Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com>

- fix some integer and buffer overflows (#143506)

This update can be downloaded from:

a61d7738295e33663bd559e950a0ffe2  SRPMS/libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2.src.rpm
0d4d9585b0efe3c2d6b12e192fba710e  x86_64/libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2.x86_64.rpm
3029673d8774199d44b86eb282be19ad  x86_64/libtiff-
ef55f622015d28d2a2904237c5990c60  x86_64/debug/libtiff-
d07013ed7c80369f9ad3beb6f6bd2148  x86_64/libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2.i386.rpm
d07013ed7c80369f9ad3beb6f6bd2148  i386/libtiff-3.5.7-21.fc2.i386.rpm
c981efcef0a232cc627dec188bca76c4  i386/libtiff-
9292074615b4a8cde6459aa8b19d7de1  i386/debug/libtiff-

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  

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