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Debian: CVE-2015-6821: ffmpeg, libav -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2015-6821: ffmpeg, libav -- security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/05/2015
Created
03/19/2019
Added
02/20/2019
Modified
02/20/2019

Description

The ff_mpv_common_init function in libavcodec/mpegvideo.c in FFmpeg before 2.7.2 does not properly maintain the encoding context, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid pointer access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted MPEG data.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-ffmpeg
  • debian-upgrade-libav

References

  • debian-upgrade-ffmpeg
  • debian-upgrade-libav

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