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Debian: DSA-4192-1: libmad security update

Date 04 May 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in MAD, an MPEG audio decoder library, which could result in denial of service if a malformed audio file is processed.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4192-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
May 04, 2018                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libmad
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-8372 CVE-2017-8373 CVE-2017-8374

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in MAD, an MPEG audio decoder
library, which could result in denial of service if a malformed audio
file is processed.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 0.15.1b-8+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.15.1b-8+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libmad packages.

For the detailed security status of libmad please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libmad

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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