Debian: DSA-4522-1: faad2 security update

    Date 15 Sep 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in faad2, the Freeware Advanced Audio Coder. These vulnerabilities might allow remote attackers to cause denial-of-service, or potentially execute arbitrary code if crafted MPEG AAC files are processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4522-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                            Hugo Lefeuvre
    September 15, 2019                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : faad2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-19502 CVE-2018-19503 CVE-2018-19504 CVE-2018-20194 
                     CVE-2018-20195 CVE-2018-20197 CVE-2018-20198 CVE-2018-20357 
                     CVE-2018-20358 CVE-2018-20359 CVE-2018-20361 CVE-2018-20362 
                     CVE-2019-15296
    Debian Bug     : 914641
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in faad2, the Freeware Advanced
    Audio Coder. These vulnerabilities might allow remote attackers to cause
    denial-of-service, or potentially execute arbitrary code if crafted MPEG AAC
    files are processed.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 2.8.0~cvs20161113-1+deb9u2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your faad2 packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of faad2 please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/faad2
    
    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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