Ubuntu 4079-2: SoX vulnerabilities

    Date01 Aug 2019
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    SoX could be made to crash if it received a specially crafted MP3 file.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4079-2
    August 01, 2019
    sox vulnerabilities
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    SoX could be made to crash if it received a specially crafted MP3 file.
    Software Description:
    - sox: Swiss army knife of sound processing
    USN-4079-1 fixed vulnerabilities in SoX. This update provides the corresponding
    update for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 19.04.
    Original advisory details:
     It was discovered that SoX incorrectly handled certain MP3 files. An attacker
     could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2019-8354,
     CVE-2019-8355, CVE-2019-8356, CVE-2019-8357)
    Update instructions:
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      libsox3                         14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1
      sox                             14.4.2-3ubuntu0.19.04.1
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libsox3                         14.4.2-3ubuntu0.18.04.1
      sox                             14.4.2-3ubuntu0.18.04.1
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
      CVE-2019-8354, CVE-2019-8355, CVE-2019-8356, CVE-2019-8357
    Package Information:

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