Debian: DSA-3506-1: libav security update

    Date04 Mar 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and decoders of the libav multimedia library. For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3506-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 04, 2016                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libav
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-1897 CVE-2016-1898 CVE-2016-2326
    
    Several security issues have been corrected in multiple demuxers and
    decoders of the libav multimedia library.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed
    in version 6:0.8.17-2.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), libav has been updated to
    11.6-1~deb8u1 which brings several further bugfixes as detailed in
    the upstream changelog:
    https://git.libav.org/?p=libav.git;a=blob;f=Changelog;hb=refs/tags/v11.6
    
    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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