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Debian: DSA-2793-1: libav security update

Date 09 Nov 2013
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
November 09, 2013                      https://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
https://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: https://www.debian.org/security/

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