libsndfile vulnerability

2007-10-04T00:00:00
ID USN-525-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2007-10-04T00:00:00

Description

Robert Buchholz discovered that libsndfile did not correctly validate the
size of its memory buffers. If a user were tricked into playing a specially
crafted FLAC file, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with user
privileges.