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Debian: DSA-2288-1: libsndfile security update

Date 28 Jul 2011
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Hossein Lotfi discovered an integer overflow in libsndfile's code to parse Paris Audio files, which could potentially lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2288-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
July 28, 2011                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libsndfile
Vulnerability  : integer overflow
Problem type   : local(remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-2696 

Hossein Lotfi discovered an integer overflow in libsndfile's code to
parse Paris Audio files, which could potentially lead to the execution 
of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.17-4+lenny3.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.21-3+squeeze1

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.25-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsndfile packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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