[SECURITY] [DSA 3506-1] libav security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-3506-1:8A1F0
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2016-03-04T20:44:51


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3506-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff March 04, 2016 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : libav CVE ID : CVE-2016-1897 CVE-2016-1898 CVE-2016-2326

Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 6:0.8.17-2.

For the stable distribution (jessie), libav has been updated to 11.6-1~deb8u1 which brings several further bugfixes as detailed in the upstream changelog: https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.6

We recommend that you upgrade your libav packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org