Mageia 2019-0182: libsndfile security update

    Date19 May 2019
    CategoryMageia
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A heap-based buffer over-read at wav.c in wav_write_header that could be used for a denial of service attack (CVE-2018-19758). References: - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24752
    MGASA-2019-0182 - Updated libsndfile packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 19 May 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0182.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 6
    CVE: CVE-2018-19758
    
    A heap-based buffer over-read at wav.c in wav_write_header that could be
    used for a denial of service attack (CVE-2018-19758).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24752
    - http://lists.suse.com/pipermail/sle-security-updates/2019-April/005286.html
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-19758
    
    SRPMS:
    - 6/core/libsndfile-1.0.28-3.4.mga6
    

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