Debian: DSA-3814-1: audiofile security update

    Date22 Mar 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the audiofile library, which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed audio file is processed.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3814-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    March 22, 2017                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : audiofile
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-6827 CVE-2017-6828 CVE-2017-6829 CVE-2017-6830 
                     CVE-2017-6831 CVE-2017-6832 CVE-2017-6833 CVE-2017-6834 
                     CVE-2017-6835 CVE-2017-6836 CVE-2017-6837 CVE-2017-6838 
                     CVE-2017-6839
    Debian Bug     : 857651
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the audiofile library,
    which may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code
    if a malformed audio file is processed.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.3.6-2+deb8u2.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been
    fixed in version 0.3.6-4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.3.6-4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your audiofile 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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