[SECURITY] [DSA 2412-1] libvorbis security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2012-02-19T20:42:08


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2412-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff February 19, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : libvorbis Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2012-0444

It was discovered that a heap overflow in the Vorbis audio compression library could lead to the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed Ogg Vorbis file is processed.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.1-1+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your libvorbis packages.

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