Debian: DSA-2793-1: libav security update

    Date09 Nov 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library. The CVE IDs mentioned above are just a small portion of the security issues fixed in this update. A full list of the changes is available at
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2793-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 09, 2013                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libav
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-0844 CVE-2013-0850 CVE-2013-0853 CVE-2013-0854 
                     CVE-2013-0857 CVE-2013-0858 CVE-2013-0866
    
    Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and 
    decoders of the libav multimedia library. The CVE IDs mentioned above are 
    just a small portion of the security issues fixed in this update. A full
    list of the changes is available at
    http://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v0.8.9
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.8.9-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 9.10-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libav packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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