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Debian: DSA-3506-1: libav security update

Date 04 Mar 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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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