Libmad Security Update for Debian
Posted on: 05/05/2018 08:08 AM

Updated libmad packages has been released for both Debian GNU/Linux 8 and 9

Libmad Security Update for Debian


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4192-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
May 04, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : libmad
CVE ID : CVE-2017-8372 CVE-2017-8373 CVE-2017-8374

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in MAD, an MPEG audio decoder
library, which could result in denial of service if a malformed audio
file is processed.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 0.15.1b-8+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.15.1b-8+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libmad packages.

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

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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