Gentoo: GLSA-202007-65: libsndfile: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date 31 Jul 2020
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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libsndfile, the worst of which could result in a Denial of Service condition.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202007-65
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: libsndfile: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: July 31, 2020
         Bugs: #631674, #671834
           ID: 202007-65
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libsndfile, the worst of
    which could result in a Denial of Service condition.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    libsndfile is a C library for reading and writing files containing
    sampled sound.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  media-libs/libsndfile  < 1.0.29_pre2_p20191024>= 1.0.29_pre2_p20191024
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libsndfile. Please
    review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All libsndfile users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge -a -1 -v ">=media-libs/libsndfile-1.0.29_pre2_p20191024"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2017-14245
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14245
    [ 2 ] CVE-2017-14246
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-14246
    [ 3 ] CVE-2019-3832
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3832
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-65
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
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    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
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    License
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    Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
    Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
    
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