CVE-2018-8905

Public on 2019-10-08
Modified on 2019-10-23
Description
In LibTIFF 4.0.9, a heap-based buffer overflow occurs in the function LZWDecodeCompat in tif_lzw.c via a crafted TIFF file, as demonstrated by tiff2ps.
Severity
Low
CVSS v3 Base Score
4.0
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 2 libtiff 2019-10-21 18:01 ALAS2-2019-1327
Amazon Linux 1 libtiff 2019-10-08 21:06 ALAS-2019-1306

CVSS Scores

Score Type Score Vector
Amazon Linux CVSSv3 4.0 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
NVD CVSSv2 6.8 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
NVD CVSSv3 8.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H