FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities

2020-03-30T00:00:00
ID GLSA-202003-65
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2020-03-30T00:00:00

Description

Background

FFmpeg is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FFmpeg. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user or automated system using FFmpeg to process a specially crafted file, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All FFmpeg 4.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-video/ffmpeg-4.2.0"