06 Dec 2012
This covers vulnerabilities where malicious people are able to gain system access and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of a local user.
Ubuntu has issued an update for tiff. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise an application using the library.
For more information see vulnerability #3 in:
Apply updated packages.
-- Ubuntu 12.04 LTS --
-- Ubuntu 11.04 --
-- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS --
-- Ubuntu 8.04 LTS --