Ubuntu 4062-1: WavPack vulnerabilities

    Date16 Jul 2019
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    WavPack could be made to crash if it received a specially crafted WAV file.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4062-1
    July 16, 2019
    wavpack vulnerabilities
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    WavPack could be made to crash if it received a specially crafted WAV file.
    Software Description:
    - wavpack: audio codec (lossy and lossless) - encoder and decoder
    Rohan Padhye discovered that WavPack incorrectly handled certain WAV files.
    An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
    (CVE-2019-1010315, CVE-2019-1010317, CVE-2019-1010318, CVE-2019-1010319)
    Update instructions:
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      libwavpack1                     5.1.0-5ubuntu0.2
      wavpack                         5.1.0-5ubuntu0.2
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libwavpack1                     5.1.0-2ubuntu1.4
      wavpack                         5.1.0-2ubuntu1.4
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
      CVE-2019-1010315, CVE-2019-1010317, CVE-2019-1010318, CVE-2019-1010319
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