Updated: {tiff/libtiff5/libtiff-devel/tiff-doc/tiff-opengl}-3.9.7-1

Charles Wilson cygwin@cwilson.fastmail.fm
Thu Apr 18 20:02:00 GMT 2013

The tiff package provides libraries and utilities for manipulating
TIFF image files.

This is a security update.

CHANGES (since 3.9.6-1)
o Update to latest upstream release
o Include security fixes for:
  + CVE-2012-4447
  + CVE-2012-4564
  + CVE-2012-5581
o Remove explicit setup hint files; rely on cygport autogeneration.
o Still need local patch to revert tiffdump breakage introduced in
  upstream tiff-3.9.5. See below for bugzilla info.
o First build for 64bit cygwin.

Charles Wilson
volunteer tiff maintainer for cygwin


To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link
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your system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.


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