[UCI-Linux] [SECURITY] Fedora Core 2 Update: libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2

Mike Iglesias IGLESIAS at uci.edu
Fri Jan 7 13:26:00 PST 2005

From: Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com>
To: fedora-announce-list at redhat.com
Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 14:04:21 -0500
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora Core 2 Update: libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 2
Name        : libtiff
Version     : 3.5.7                      
Release     : 22.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:

The updated libtiff package fixes an integer overflow which could lead 
to a buffer overflow in the tiffdump utility.

* Wed Jan 05 2005 Matthias Clasen <mclasen at redhat.com>

- fix an integer overflow in tiffdump (#143576)

This update can be downloaded from:

9933180e63d0bdc76c2a5e5223ff87f9  SRPMS/libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2.src.rpm
62dc26a061c8e7f758d6886bc05f70c7  x86_64/libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2.x86_64.rpm
f70ed86c17eb88bb4589ed66ee006517  x86_64/libtiff-
d4dd21f27505ba1fb27dc4c72f17f304  x86_64/debug/libtiff-
adb4f5629d8f56922d98577cc4c4a341  x86_64/libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2.i386.rpm
adb4f5629d8f56922d98577cc4c4a341  i386/libtiff-3.5.7-22.fc2.i386.rpm
bff086a2e2c6ac6cb3a25a70be85ccc1  i386/libtiff-
c90db80792a57c0d9884db2798ea8071  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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