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Alpine Linux: CVE-2019-6956: faad2 buffer over-read in ps_mix_phase in libfaad/ps_dec.c.

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2019-6956: faad2 buffer over-read in ps_mix_phase in libfaad/ps_dec.c.

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/25/2019
Created
12/18/2019
Added
11/27/2019
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

An issue was discovered in Freeware Advanced Audio Decoder 2 (FAAD2) 2.8.8. It is a buffer over-read in ps_mix_phase in libfaad/ps_dec.c.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-faad2

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