LibAV Security Update for Debian 8
Posted on: 02/20/2018 09:35 AM

Updated libav packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 8


LibAV Security Update for Debian 8


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4119-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
February 19, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : libav
CVE ID : CVE-2017-16803

Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and
decoders of the libav multimedia library. A full list of the changes is
available at
https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.12

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
in version 6:11.12-1~deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libav packages.

For the detailed security status of libav please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libav

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/



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