Bug 695885 (CVE-2009-5022) - CVE-2009-5022 libtiff ojpeg buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2009-5022 libtiff ojpeg buffer overflow
Alias: CVE-2009-5022
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: public=20090209,reported=20110412,sou...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 696143 696144 696204 836126
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Reported: 2011-04-12 21:14 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2015-11-24 14:37 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-07-13 15:33:32 UTC

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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2011:0452 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: libtiff security update 2011-04-18 15:49:23 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2011-04-12 21:14:23 UTC
The libtiff OJPEG decoder contains a heap buffer overflow when decoding
certain malformed data.

This was made known via the upstream 3.9.5 announcement. The bug is quite

upstream bug:

Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2011-04-12 21:15:38 UTC

This flaw did not affect libtiff as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 or 5. The OJPEG decoder is disabled in those distributions.

Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2011-04-13 14:41:14 UTC
Created libtiff tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 696204]

Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2011-04-18 15:49:29 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0452 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0452.html

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