[SECURITY] [DSA 2288-1] libsndfile security update

2011-07-28T22:00:12
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2288-1:AA22E
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2011-07-28T22:00:12

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2288-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff July 28, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libsndfile Vulnerability : integer overflow Problem type : local(remote) Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2011-2696

Hossein Lotfi discovered an integer overflow in libsndfile's code to parse Paris Audio files, which could potentially lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.17-4+lenny3.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.21-3+squeeze1

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.25-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsndfile packages.

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