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From: <updates <at> fedoraproject.org>
Subject: [SECURITY] Fedora 15 Update: libtiff-3.9.5-3.fc15
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.package.announce
Date: Wednesday 18th April 2012 19:27:41 UTC (over 4 years ago)
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-5406
2012-04-06 20:56:13
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Name        : libtiff
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 3.9.5
Release     : 3.fc15
URL         : http://www.remotesensing.org/libtiff/
Summary     : Library of functions for manipulating TIFF format image files
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.

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Update Information:

Add fix for CVE-2012-1173
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ChangeLog:

* Thu Apr  5 2012 Tom Lane  3.9.5-3
- Add fix for CVE-2012-1173
Resolves: #CVE-2012-1173
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #803078 - CVE-2012-1173 libtiff: Heap-buffer overflow due to
TileSize calculation when parsing tiff files
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=803078
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update libtiff' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on
the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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