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Debian: CVE-2017-15186: ffmpeg, libav -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2017-15186: ffmpeg, libav -- security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/24/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/05/2017
Modified
02/19/2019

Description

Double free vulnerability in FFmpeg 3.3.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted AVI file.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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